Development Director

Company: 2-1-1 Big Bend, Inc.


Contact Person: Randy Nicklaus, President at 850-617-6317

Application Deadline: September 17, 2014


Directs agency fund raising, fund development, messaging and assists with management functions. Agency Fund Development Program Goals:

  • Increase revenue from special events, donations and sponsorships
  • Enhance direct mail program
  • Develop major gifts program
  • Provide stewardship of agency fundraising program and build individual and community relationships
  • Continue to build brand awareness through marketing, social media and public speaking


  • Minimum BA or BS in related field preferred; professional experience may substitute for one year
  • 3 or more years of experience in related field with proven track record of success
  • Effective time management and organization skills
  • Ability to work independently, initiate and complete projects on time
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking
  • Ability to build strong relationships
  • Ability to give attention to detail, review and proof written work products to ensure accuracy
  • Positive attitude, flexibility and ability to problem solve
  • Creativity and willingness to try innovative and new approaches
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office applications and related software
  • Social media, electronic newsletter and Internet technology skills

How to Apply

Submit resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position to:
2-1-1 Big Bend Development Position
P.O. Box 10950
Tallahassee, FL 32302

Job Originally Posted on: Wednesday, September 10, 2014