We have an exceptional opportunity for a Director of Development, at our Tulsa, Oklahoma headquarters. As a key member of the Executive team, this position will report to the CEO and assume a strategic role in the overall management of the organization. This new senior team member will be responsible for identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of current and prospective donors; maximizing fund development activities, annual campaigns, events, major gifts and grants. As the primary strategist, develop and implement Sweet Adelines fundraising plan with emphasis on relationship building across the U.S. and internationally. Cultivate and secure funding through corporate sponsors, foundations, grants and underwriting programs.
To be successful in this position, the Director of Development must be a critical thinker with a keen understanding of what motivates others, display sound judgment, ability to accurately prioritize, have experience identifying, cultivating and securing personal and major gifts.
Bachelor’s degree with significant additional fundraising professional education. Master’s degree and C.F.R.E. status is preferred. Demonstrated experience in proposal preparation. Experience in developing and implementing comprehensive campaign communication strategies.
Sweet Adelines offers competitive compensation and benefits. To apply for this position, please forward a resume and letter of interest including salary history to: HR@SweetAdelines.com EOE
Sweet Adelines International is a 72 year old, highly respected worldwide organization of women singers committed to advancing the musical art form of barbershop harmony through education, competition and performance. This independent, nonprofit music education association is one of the world's largest singing organizations for women, boasting 23,000 members.