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Amirah, Inc.
Headquarters:
10 Tower Office Park, Ste 413
Woburn, MA  01801
Phone: 1-781-462-1758
Fax: 1-978-969-3511
Email: info@amirahinc.org
Amirah is a 501(c)3 with EIN #27-1214049.
© 2019 Amirah, Inc

We are grateful for the partnership of the Women's Fund of Essex County as we work together to promote solutions for survivors of sexual exploitation.

Part-time Development Manager, CT

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Reporting to the Executive Director and in partnership with the Development Director of Amirah, the Part-time Development Manager of CT will spearhead the development and fundraising efforts in Connecticut. As a new position in the organization, the Manager will have the opportunity to expand Amirah’s strong base of support throughout all of Connecticut.

 

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and execute annual fundraising plan for CT

    • Secure financial support from individuals, churches, foundations, and corporations

    • Build and maintain donor base in CT

    • Secure long-term, sustainable funding by growing monthly supporters in CT

    • Meet financial goal of $120,000 in 2019 (more than half of these funds currently raised) with planned expansion of fundraising goal for 2020

    • Maintain high level of communication to CT donors

    • Plan and execute fundraising events in CT

  • Develop and track proposals and reports for foundations and corporations in collaboration with the Development Director of Amirah

    • Connection to the long-term safe home program in CT

  • Support Development Director of Amirah in Voices of Hope annual fundraiser

  • Implement growth strategy created by Executive Director and Board of Directors

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors Degree required

  • Minimum of 3 years of similar type of experience preferred

  • Marketing, public relations, community development, ministry development, and/or fundraising experience with the ability to engage a wide range of stakeholders and cultures, preferably in a nonprofit environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; a persuasive communicator with excellent interpersonal skills

  • Passionate about Amirah’s ministry and work; able to communicate and promote the philosophy, mission and value of the organization both internally and externally

  • Must be a professing Christian who is committed to support and promote the Christian foundation of the organization and agree to Amirah’s Statement of Faith

  • Possess a warm and nurturing spirit and humble in approach to relationships and teachable

  • Creative problem solver, who is able to handle conflict in a mature, intentional, thoughtful way while actively pursuing reconciliation

  • Work well in a multi-faceted, creatively chaotic environment

  • Work well as a self-starter, but also collaborate as a vital part of the team atmosphere of Amirah

  • Must have strong initiative, creative mind, and meet goals set

  • Must be comfortable speaking in front of groups, various denominations, and individually to donors

TIME COMMITMENT

This position is a part-time, salaried position with the expectation that this person will work 20-30 hours/week. It is expected that you will work primarily from home while traveling out for meetings with donors. There will be evenings and

weekends that you will be required to work based on your schedule and meetings or events set with donors.

 

This position must travel all throughout the state of Connecticut to secure partners, donors and funds. Reimbursement for travel expenses is available.

TO APPLY

Please email your resume and cover letter Stephanie Clark at sclark@amirahinc.org