Know a good candidate or interested in making a move? Many of our team members are experienced fundraising, chamber, economic development, and nonprofit professionals, BUT we are also interested in top quality business professionals with skills and experiences that are readily adaptable to our practice. We can train any candidate who has the right skill set and motivation to succeed.
The position. The Development Director is directly responsible for implementing the POWER 10 Feasibility Study and Capital Campaign process, and achieving the campaign goal. Please email Laura Lilly for the complete job description.
Key attributes of successful Development Directors include:
- Executive presence. Confidence, poise, and capacity to “read the room” and influence an audience
- Strong communication skills. Precise, clear, and compelling verbal and written communication is critical as we do a certain amount of “educational persuasion” in seeking pledge investments on behalf of our clients
- Project management savvy. Strong project management skills
- A “no job is too small” attitude. Willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done.
Of note, POWER 10 seeks to fill multiple Development Director roles. We prefer candidates with a willingness to travel who are based in the Metro Atlanta area, but we will consider candidates with access to a major airport in other parts of the country.