American Islamic College is seeking a qualified candidate for the Director of Development position. The Director of Development will be responsible for securing private donations and creating successful fundraisers to establish philanthropic support.
The Director of Development will design and implement a comprehensive fundraising plan that will establish philanthropic support throughout the region, nation, and abroad, from individuals, corporations, and foundations. The Director will also develop new sources of revenue and solicit support for the college endowment fund.
- Candidate must display valuable experiential skills in communications and marketing.
- Candidate must have strong writing capabilities and public speaking skills.
- Candidate must demonstrate a working knowledge of fundraising, donor identification and cultivation, and positive coverage of non-profits and academic institutions.
- Candidate must represent American Islamic College positively; deal with former, current, and prospective students, clients, donors, faculty & the larger community with respect and cordiality; Respond to clients, donors, in a timely manner.
- Candidate must attend programs/events to network.
- Candidate must uphold American Islamic College’s Mission, Philosophy, & Vision.
- Candidate must perform other duties as necessary or assigned.
This position reports to the President of American Islamic College.
- Salary: Commensurate with experience
- AIC is an equal opportunity employer
- All inquiries should be addressed to HR@aicusa.edu
- Education: Position requires a Bachelor’s degree.
- Minimum of at least four years of demonstrated successful fundraising experience with individual donors, preferably in an educational environment.
- The successful candidate will be one who is resourceful, reliable, goal-oriented, self-motivated, takes initiative, and is able to work both independently and with a group in an optimal way.
- The position involves travel and evening and weekend work.
Please send resume with cover letter and contact information for three references including name, telephone and email address to HR@aicusa.edu.