LOCATION: Any Per Scholas Market
REPORTS TO: Executive Vice President, Development and Communications
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Per Scholas seeks a creative, energetic and experienced fundraiser to provide overall leadership for Per Scholas’ Individual Giving strategy. The Director of Individual Giving will develop and manage an ambitious national program for boosting individual giving at each donor segment, ranging from online campaigns to special events and major donors. The candidate will manage the process of identifying, cultivating and stewarding individual donors, develop new annual events and campaigns to celebrate Per Scholas’ impact and draw in new sustainable supporters throughout our markets. S/he will support Managing Directors and the National Leadership team in catalyzing our National Board and local advisory boards as fundraisers, including providing training, developing toolkits, and implementing new processes.
As a key member of the Development team, the Director of Individual Giving will report to the EVP for Development and Communications, and work closely with Senior Development Managers and Managing Directors in each of 8 current markets. Candidates will be based out of any of the following locations: Atlanta, GA; Boston, MA; Greater Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; the National Capital Region; New York, NY; Newark, NJ.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Develop & Implement Individual Giving Program
Lead signature fundraising events
WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO US:
WHY WORK HERE?
We believe our staff is the heart and soul of the organization. Our workplace culture is challenging, supportive, collaborative and mission-driven. We take a genuine interest in career paths and work-life balance, and welcome contributing ideas from staff at all levels. Working at Per Scholas means working somewhere full of engaging, savvy, diverse people who care deeply about pushing our work forward.
You’ll enjoy a welcoming and casual professional environment, self-development opportunities, innovative technology, and benefits like health care and a 401K match. If you want to work in a progressive organization, where you can build something meaningful and have fun while doing it, we would love to hear from you.
ABOUT PER SCHOLAS:
Per Scholas is a national nonprofit that drives positive and proven social change in communities across the country. Through rigorous and tuition-free technology training and professional development, we prepare motivated and curious adults who are unemployed or underemployed for successful careers as IT professionals, and we create on-ramps to businesses in need of their talents. Today we provide our solutions in eight cities across the country: Atlanta, GA; Boston, MA; Greater Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; the National Capital Region; Newark, NJ; and New York. To date, Per Scholas has trained over 8,000 individuals, helping them build lasting, life-changing skills and careers in technology.
If you have any questions about this role, please feel free to email our Talent team at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to viewing your application!
Learn more at perscholas.org.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. See our full EEO statement here.