CTI is hiring a Development Director (Saint Paul, MN)

I’m writing to let you know that CTI is on the lookout for a full time Development Director! The position is open until filled, and we have budgeted for a competitive salary, depending on the candidate’s qualifications.

If you know of anyone who might be interested, or could pass this along to your networks, we would really appreciate it!

I’ve pasted the job description below, and here is a link to the post on our website: http://www.compatibletechnology.org/get-involved/jobs.html

Thank you for your help!

Meghan Fleckenstein
Communications & Development Director
Compatible Technology International
800 Transfer Rd. Suite 6 • St. Paul, MN 55114
ph: 651.632.3912 • cell: 612.298.4675
www.compatibletechnology.org

 Development Director
Position Title: Development Director
Position Type: Full-time
Compensation: Competitive, DOQ
Deadline to apply: The position is open until filled.

Compatible Technology International (CTI) is a global nonprofit based in St. Paul, MN that provides practical, affordable tools that help small farmers and communities harvest and process their crops more efficiently and effectively. CTI programs reduce food waste, improve health and nutrition, increase self-sufficiency and create economic opportunity for those most in need.

Position Description:

The Development Director will lead and manage development activities in coordination with CTI’s Executive Director and Board of Directors.

Responsibilities include:

developing and implementing a Board approved development plan, cultivating major donors in the individual and family foundation category, building and strengthening relationships with current CTI donors, manage the day to day development activities, provide staffing for the Board Development Committee, and provide coaching to staff as needed.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Develop and oversee fundraising plan (in collaboration with the board and staff); monitor progress towards goals

Expand CTI's major donor portfolio in Minnesota and nationally, with a focus on Chicago, NYC, and San Francisco

Increase corporate giving

Develop planned giving program

Oversee the planning and execution of CTI's annual fundraising benefit, and other special events as needed

Train and leverage board, staff, and volunteers to identify, cultivate, and solicit charitable gifts

Required Experience and Qualifications:

Minimum of 10 years of experience in development

Experience leading development for organizations with budgets of $2 million

Demonstrated success in major giving

Proven track record of successful fundraising, including prospecting, donor cultivation in the individual major donor category

Demonstrated competency in writing, public speaking, and interpersonal communication

Strong analytical and computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office; experience with donor or sales-based database

Other Details:

Exempt salaried position with retirement benefits. Some evening and weekend work required. Local and some out-of-state travel required. Will report to the Executive Director.

To Apply:
Applicants should send a cover letter and resume to cti@compatibletechnology.org. Please note "Development Director" and your first and last name in the email subject line. Those selected for interviews will be notified.

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