Job title: Development OfficerReports to: Executive Director
Works in conjunction with: Corporate Development Director
General Summary The Development Officer supports the mission of the organization by building and maintaining a strong development program, including annual giving by individuals, corporations and foundations; cultivation and fundraising events; print and e-mail fundraising appeals; marketing to build awareness and support; and general administrative and technical support for the organization.
Position Description The Development Officer should be passionate about fundraising and have a strong work ethic. The right candidate would require a proven track record of fundraising experience and success. The principal duties of the Development Officer include: Develop and implement a comprehensive annual development plan and calendar, with clear financial objectives for each major fundraising strategy working systematically to upgrade donors to higher levels of giving. Research and identify prospective foundation, corporate, community organization and individual funders and develop approaches and strategies to translate prospects into donors and supporters of CADA.
Be a part of a team developing semi-annual fundraising appeals, as well as more frequent on-line appeals and expand CADA’s approach to Planned Giving. Assist the Corporate Development team and Executive Director on various events and generally build awareness and support for CADA, including e-mail and print newsletters, press releases, media contacts, website updating, possible news inserts.
Bachelors Degree in Marketing and/or related field
4 or more years experience working in non-profit marketing and development
For over 60 years, the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse has been the leader in providing substance abuse prevention, intervention, and treatment programs in the greater Santa Barbara area that touch all parts of the community.MISSION STATEMENTBuilding a safer, healthier community by preventing and treating alcoholism and drug abuse.The Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse ia offering an exciti...ng employment opportunity! Our Chief Financial Officer is an integral member of the Executive Management Team and we are seeking a candidate that is committed to collaboration and excellence. Please take a moment to read through the position summary, knowledge, skills, and abilities.