FUNDRAISING MANAGER

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects or nonprofit organizations.

OTHER JOB TITLES

Account Supervisor, Annual Giving Director, Development Director

JOB TASKS

  • Assign, supervise, and review the activities of fundraising staff.

  • Compile or develop materials to submit to granting or other funding organizations.

  • Conduct research to identify the goals, net worth, charitable donation history, or other data related to potential donors, potential investors, or general donor markets.

  • Contact corporate representatives, government officials, or community leaders to increase awareness of organizational causes, activities, or needs.

  • Design and edit promotional publications, such as brochures.

ANNUAL SALARY

  • Workers on average earn $58.31/hr. $121,290 annually.
  • Projected Growth (2019-2029)- Much Faster than Average (8% or Higher)
  • Projected Job Openings (2019-2029)- 8,700

REQUIRED EDUCATION

Bachelor’s Degree

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