Manager of Development

Jenkintown 19046, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

The Manager of Development creates and oversees the implementation of a strategic approach to fundraising, which may include major gifts, corporate donations, grant solicitations, and corporate solicitation for special events.
This is a Part-Time position without benefits.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with the Executive Director and Chair of Development create a fund development plan which increases revenue to support the strategic direction of the organization
  • Monitor and evaluate all fundraising activities to ensure that the fundraising goals are being achieved.
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive major gift fundraising program
  • Prepare and submit grant applications to appropriate funding sources.
  • Oversee the administration of the donor database and donor mail lists.
  • Identify and develop corporate, community, and individual prospects for the organization’s fundraising priorities.
  • Cultivate and maintain donor relationships in conjunction with the ED



Qualifications and Skills:

  • BA (required); MA (plus)
  • Minimum of 2 plus years in development or related field
  • Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Salesforce Nonprofit


To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Contact: Executive Director Mary Ellen Fitzgerald

Phone: 215-277-1006

Fax: 888-852-6190

E-Mail: [email protected]


From the blog

Who Do You Trust?

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 20 September 2018, 7:35 am

As we approach the last quarter of the year, the three months when, historically, more dollars come to nonprofits than any other three month period, I’m often asked by reporters and regular folk how to determine if a nonprofit is “donation-worthy.” Unfortunately, our job at proving our worthiness got harder last year, as trust in nonprofits continued to drop.  According to Edelman’s annual Trust Barometer (which was released the beginning of this year), people from around the world are losing trust in government, for-profits, nonprofits, and the media.  In the United States, trust in all of these organizations dropped to 43%. .

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Dinkum Kreischer Miller Laura Solomon Subaru