Director of Development – Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation – New York, NY

Small, dynamic and growing not-for-profit with a 60-year-history looking for an energetic and goal-oriented individual to help orchestrate our fundraising/development efforts. The position will offer a broad opportunity to contribute – from identifying major donors and foundations, to pursuing appropriate grant opportunities, to growing our community.

Will work directly with the CEO to create and track fundraising opportunities, build engagement, and create innovative online and media programs.

Specific responsibilities will include:

– identifying key individuals, foundations and organizations

– helping create corporate partnership programs

– identifying appropriate grant opportunities

– managing information within CRM databases

– working with Social Media partners to build creative programmatic outreach

Additional responsibilities will include:

– researching successful comparable efforts

Candidates must have 5+ years experience and the following skills:

– clarity of thought and goal orientation

– terrific organizational skills and follow-through

– strong abilities in a variety of applications that involve CRM

Salesforce, eTapestry, Blackbaud, or similar CRM

– mastery of all basic software applications

excel, word, powerpoint, etc.

Additionally, candidates should:

– have a strong desire to succeed

– embrace milestones, deliverables, and structure

– appreciate creative detail and the power of a brand

How to apply

Please send resume and salary requirements to