Salary: $70,000-$85,000
Job Description: We are currently seeking to hire a full time Director of Development. First Step House works with donors who wish to support our mission to help people build lives of meaning, purpose, and recovery. We do this by conducting outreach to the philanthropic community and seeking partnerships with individuals, organizations, businesses, and foundations with common interests, values, and missions. The Director of Development serves as a secondary representative for FSH in the community and manages the fundraising activity of volunteers and board members with respect to special events, programs, and specific projects. We are seeking someone with a minimum 3 years of experience in fundraising/development: campaigns, appeals, and grant writing, or a combination. Candidates must have a proven knowledge of foundation grant application processes, donor cultivation, and fundraising databases.
Examples of job responsibilities include:
· Strong knowledge of the Salt Lake City/Utah business community.
· Exemplary writing skills.
· Planning expertise and the ability to develop creative fund-raising strategies and goals to support the organization’s vision and mission.
· Excellent task-management, prioritization, delegation, and supervision skills.
· Proven knowledge of foundation grant application processes, donor cultivation, and fundraising databases.
· Have excellent computer skills, including. word processing, spread sheets, GANT charting, .pdf creation and manipulation, use of Bloomerang donations tracking software, email communications and public/donor list management, and some database management
• Bachelor’s degree required, Master's preferred.
* along with many other duties outlined in the full job description.
This is a full-time position with benefits that include:
· Generous paid time off allowance (18 days starting in year one)
· Generous holiday policy (14 observed holidays a year including your birthday)
· Group health (employer pays 70% of premium)
· 401(k) employer matching
· Dental
· Vision
· Life insurance
· Long term disability
· Opportunity for annual merit increase
· Opportunity for annual bonus
Location: 440 S 500 E Salt Lake City, UT 84102
Status: Full-time On-site


How to Apply: Please send qualifications and resume to Jazz Hamilton
Closing Date: Open until filled
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