Walsh & Associates, Church Capital Campaign Specialists, works exclusively with churches helping them to prepare for and implement highly successful capital campaigns to raise funds for new building, renovation, expansion, debt reduction, plant maintenance, endowment and various other special and substantial needs. We take a faith based, highly hands-on and personal outreach oriented approach to our work and provide the most extensive and effective capital campaign services available to churches that have proven and are guaranteed to get the bestresults possible over all other alternatives.
In order to further our work, we are looking for individuals who:
Are self-motivated and independent;
See their work as a calling in addition to a career.
Are committed to their faith and their own local church.
Have a sincere desire to serve churches.
Full and part-time consultants are needed in various regions throughout the United States to coordinate and conduct feasibility studies and implement successful capital campaigns for our church clients.
Organizes and directs fundraising feasibility and planning studies for our church clients traveling to the church to coordinate the study; develop study materials; and conduct personal, confidential interviews; compile survey responses, prepares and ultimately returns to the church to present a written report detailing our study findings and recommendations.
Organizes and directs capital campaigns for our church clients traveling to the church approximately every other week over a five to six month period to coordinate and oversee all aspects of the campaign operations including setting up a campaign office, hiring a campaign secretary, developing campaign organization/orientation materials, preparing all printed and promotional materials, coordinating the recruitment and training of campaign leadership and volunteers, overseeing the solicitation of gifts in various phases and preparing and presenting a final report of campaign results and follow-up recommendations.
Performs other duties as needed, including attendance and participating in our annual consultants’ meeting, seeking regularly to grow personally and professionally by reading books relevant to and attending conferences and seminars in our industry, and ultimately, obtaining certification in fundraising.
Relevant education background and/or transferable work experience.
Strong and active faith life and total buy in to company operating philosophy and mission.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Outstanding organizational skills.
Experience in public speaking, leadership, sales and/or management.
Strong work ethic, enthusiasm and confidence.
Strong computer knowledge. Microsoft Office (Word, Access, Publisher and Outlook).
Bachelor’s Degree and CFRE certification a plus.
Willingness to travel regularly.
About Walsh & Associates, Church Capital Campaign Specialists
Walsh & Associates is a Burnsville, Minnesota based consulting firm with offices throughout the United States that since 1992 has specialized in helping churches with their capital campaigns needs.