Employment Opportunities

We are currently hiring for the following positions: Development Director, and Two ReStore Floor Associates (one full-time, one part-time)


Development Director

The position is charged with developing, implementing and evaluating funding strategies for general operating gifts and home sponsorships.

EXPERIENCE AND ATTRIBUTES

The ideal candidate is a person who:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 5-7 years of relevant development experience in non-profit organizations; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Experience and contacts in the south Florida community a must.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills – strong proofreading and editing skills are a must.
  • Ability to plan, organize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Is a self-starter, with the ability to meet deadlines and schedules
  • Knowledge and experience in Raiser’s Edge preferred. High competency using Microsoft Office.

In addition, candidates for the position should have:

  • Advanced knowledge of fund development theories, principles and procedures
  • Strong cultivation skills
  • Effective skills for planning and executing special events
  • Must enjoy meeting new people and building relationships.  Must not be afraid to meet directly with donor and donor prospects and make face-to-face requests for resources and financial support.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Plan, Manage and Evaluate All Aspects of Annual Fund

  • Meet annual unrestricted and program-restricted fundraising goals
  • Work with Executive Director to develop and implement a comprehensive written fund development plan with strategies for donors and prospects in each constituent group including: individuals, faith groups, organizations, corporations, etc., in order to meet annual fundraising goals
  • Project and manage fund development expenses.
  • Work with Development Associate and Finance Manager to track all donation revenue

Donor Cultivation and Stewardship

  • Maintain donor interest and motivate donors to renew or increase their level of involvement by developing cultivation strategies for each constituent group
  • Ensure appropriate stewardship of gifts via acknowledgment letters, phone calls, gift policies and adherence to donor bill of rights
  • Work with Grant Administrator to make sure that grant applications and reports are submitted in a timely manner.

Prospect Identification and Solicitation

  • Work with Development Associate to conduct research to determine best prospects with closest links, aligned interests and greatest ability.
  • Coordinate strategies with affiliate staff who are working with the same constituents (e.g. capital campaign, homeowner recruitment, etc.)
  • Build and maintain relationships with major donors of all types, develop strategies for solicitation, and solicit or coordinate the solicitation by other affiliate staff or volunteers, as appropriate

Communications

  • Determine mailing schedule and expand recipient list for newsletters
  • Work with Development Associate to write copy for all direct mail solicitations, brochures, sponsorship materials and acknowledgement letters.
  • Provide input to other staff as needed (i.e. Grant Administrator re: annual report, Development Associate re: weekly e-newsletter, etc.)

Hours and Benefits

  • Average 40 hours per week, may vary seasonally.  Work outside normal business hours is expected.
  • Excellent health insurance provided by employer

Resumes may be submitted via email to:

Habitat for Humanity of Broward
Attention: Executive Director
Subject Line: Development Director
email jobs@nullhabitatbroward.org

 ReStore Floor Associate (One Full-Time, One Part-Time)

Floor Associate-Habitat ReStore (Full Time 40/hours/week, Part Time 20/hours/week)

Job Description- The associate will unload donations and load customer purchases into their vehicle and respond to any customer inquiries in order to provide excellent customer service.

Requirements-

* Must be able to lift 75 lb.s

*High School Diploma or GED required

*Available to work 4-8PM Monday-Saturday

*Maintains a clean and safe environment

Compensation- Hourly based on experience.

 

Subject Line: ReStore Floor Associate

Please email resumes to jobs@nullhabitatbroward.org