Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc., seeks a full-time Director of Donor Development to lead our ongoing fundraising and related operational needs. Reporting to the Executive Director, this professional must have an established background in coordinating nonprofit donation strategies and staff/volunteer leadership.
The Director of Donor Development will work with the Executive Director, Executive Office staff and members of the Executive Board of Directors to plan, execute, and analyze large-scale fundraising activities and grant applications that meet the fraternity’s mission and vision. This position is located at the Fraternity Executive Office in the Iowa City suburb of North Liberty residing some 10 minutes from Iowa City & 20 minutes from Cedar Rapids. The salary range is $37,000 – $40,000 with a comprehensive benefits package. Future salary will be dependent on performance.
The Director of Donor Development will be the lead on planning and implementing donor campaigns and major giving campaigns. This individual will also develop and oversee our annual fundraising program, which may have national, regional, and local components.
The Director of Donor Development will have a positive relationship with donors, staff, and volunteers. In addition, this person will be the primary grant writer for the Fraternity and be responsible for locating, researching, and applying for grants to support Sigma Lambda Beta at the national, regional, and local level. Working closely with the leadership of the Fraternity, this position will create and operationalize a strategic vision for ensuring that donors are recognized and appropriately recognized so that they remain engaged with the Fraternity in ways that make them feel the impact of their gift.