Website IntlProject International Project

International Project exists to initiate church-planting movements through unreached people groups living outside their homeland.

Title: Advancement Director

Purpose: To promote International Project’s exponential growth by establishing and directing an effective fund and partner-development structure.

Professional Relationships: Reports to the President.

Summary: We are looking for someone who is passionate about planting churches cross-culturally and forming strong partnerships to achieve that vision; Someone who would love to build lasting foundations to propel the Gospel forward among the unreached; Someone who is a skilled communicator and innovative thinker who can use their skills to increase fund and partner-development; If this sounds like you, we would love to have you on our team!

Responsibilities:

  • Identify, cultivate, pursue and retain major donor and contributor support
  • Assist the President in maintaining strong relationships with current foundations, major, and individual givers
  • Create and implement strategic efforts to secure new and untapped resources
  • Draft annual and special appeals to build individual giving base
  • Maintain updated mailing lists, donor lists and donor profiles
  • Analyze fundraising data and prepare reports as needed
  • Coordinate with the Communications Manager for appropriate donor appreciation and recognition materials
  • Research and write grant proposals. Manage all grants, including all reporting
  • Represent International Project in fundraising events and other venues

Qualifications:

  • Ability to maintain large network of contacts
  • Creative writer and stellar editor
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with varying levels of urgency
  • Manage events and campaigns effectively
  • Detail-oriented
  • Highly relational
  • 2+ years experience in fund raising within nonprofit arena, preferred
  • Ability to raise personal support as well as develop and manage personal ministry budget
  • Willing to travel infrequently
  • Uphold a close and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Must participate in The Bridge Network of house churches
  • Must agree with International Project’s Philosophy of Ministry.

Tagged as: Director, Full-Time, Operations, Support Ministries

To apply for this job please visit internationalproject.org.