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Director of Leadership Gifts
Habitat Charlotte is searching for an experienced fundraiser and a self-directed team member to cultivate strong relationships with donors.
The Director of Leadership Gifts secures funds for Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte through Major Gifts, Planned Giving and private foundation support. Primary responsibilities include Identifying, cultivating and soliciting large donations ($10,000+), from individuals and private foundations. This role is also responsible for managing and growing the affiliate's planned giving program.
Habitat Charlotte, founded in 1983, is an Affiliate of Distinction within the Habitat for Humanity's network of over 1,400 affiliates. Working to build homes, communities and hope in the Charlotte area, Habitat Charlotte served 130 families in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016 through new home construction, recycling existing homes and critical home repair projects. The recent adoption of a new strategic plan anticipates growth in the number of families served with a goal of 200 annually by 2020. Since inception, Habitat Charlotte has served over 1,600 families and had an economic impact on the city of over $600 million.
The successful candidate will have a college degree or equivalent work experience, 5-7 years demonstrated experience in major gift fundraising, and a proven track record of writing and winning proposals. Experience with Raiser's Edge or SalesForce preferred. Highly refined written and oral communication skills are necessary.
There are currently no open part-time positions.
There are currently no open AmeriCorps or internship positions.
Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte is an equal opportunity employer.