May 07, 2020
Berks Connections/Pretrial Services seeking Director of Development
Berks Connections/Pretrial Services (BCPS) is Berks County’s leader in reentry programming. BCPS seeks a full-time Director of Development who embodies the organizations Life Improvement philosophy and culture of transformation in the service of individuals involved in the justice system and their families.
The Development Director will have direct responsibility for the annual campaign and the implementation of a major gifts and planned giving program with the identification, cultivation and solicitation of individual and corporate gifts of $10,000 and higher. In addition, this position will be responsible for leading the development, fundraising and Community Outreach Team. The BCPS Community Outreach Team is responsible for volunteer programs, events, and organization communications.
BCPS is proud of its transformational work with an underserved population. Passion for our mission is a must! Preferred candidates should have a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five years of donor development experience; annual campaigns, and major gifts in the nonprofit social service sector. Knowledge of Berks County preferred. Must possess initiative, leadership, creative energy, well-refined organizational and strong communication skills, and proven expertise as a development and fundraising professional.
Salary is negotiable. In order to apply for the position, please contact Patty Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain an application. Please include a cover letter, references, resume and salary requirements. EOE