CYN Counseling Center is seeking a Director of Donor Relations. This individual is responsible for donor relations, stakeholder development and fundraising. The ideal candidate is outgoing, driven, organized and experienced with relationship prospecting, development, cultivation and management.
Achieve Donor/Fundraising targeted monthly, quarterly, and annual goals.
Create, manage, and drive the execution of a thriving donor/fundraising strategy including the fund DEVELOPMENT of individuals, businesses and private foundations.
Identify, cultivate, recruit, relationship manage, and organize fund development leaders.
Cultivate donor relationships and manage stewardship
Direct and coordinate the production and attendance of special events
Manage marketing strategy and materials for donor/fundraising relationship acquisition, cultivation, and stewardship
Lead the organization’s donor/fundraising communication strategy and execution via networking events, presentations, Social, etc.
Manage donor/fundraising database and tracking systems in coordination with Director of Finance.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent.
2+ years of fundraising/recruitment/sales experience relevant to the responsibilities
Must have outstanding oral and written communication, and interpersonal skills
Aptitude with Microsoft Word, Excel, PPT
Demonstrable project management and organizational skills
Flexibility and adaptability in a fast-paced environment
Available for some evening and weekend work
About CYN Counseling Center
CYN is a community based counseling center serving children, adolescents, and adults, located in Grayslake, IL. CYN just celebrated 40 years of service to the community and is well known and respected for our treatment of trauma. CYN provides excellent benefits as well as a terrific working environment, which is comprised of a diverse team of professionals and lay persons, all of whom are passionate about helping people be their very best.