About the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR)
FAIR is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that supports secure borders and lower overall levels of immigration for the purposed of enhancing job opportunities for Americans, ensuring a sustainable environment and heightening national security for future generations.
Primary Objective: The Director of Advancement oversees the planning and execution of all components of fundraising and donor communications. These components are digital marketing/online fundraising and content creation, as well as grant writing, major donor relations and direct mail.
Develop revenue projections and monitor revenue to budget goals
Identifying and cultivate major donors
Oversee the management of the direct mail and online fundraising programs
Work with major giving team to identify major giving prospects and create persuasive funding requests
Oversee FAIR’s digital communications and marketing program
The ideal candidate possesses:
Minimum 8 years of non-profit experience with a history of progressive achievement and advancement in a similar role
Bachelor’s degree required
An advanced degree a plus
Immigration experience- preferred
Excellent research, writing, editing, proofreading and interpersonal skills with strong attention to detail required
Strong data and analytical skills including the ability to present complex data in terms non-specialized audiences can understand
Exceptional interpersonal skills around consensus building
Superior verbal and written communication skills
Ability to think creatively and strategically
Superior project management skills
Ability to travel and speak in front of groups
Experience with fundraising databases a plus
This position is located at FAIR's headquarters in Washington, D.C. It is a full-time, exempt position. FAIR offers generous benefits; salary is commensurate with experience.
Cover letter indicating familiarity with our mission, resume, and one writing sample are required for your application to be considered. Please submit the required documents to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Candidates are encouraged to visit FAIRwebpage at www.fairus.org to learn more about the organization).
The Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
FAIR is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that supports secure borders and lower overall levels of immigration for the purposed of enhancing job opportunities for Americans, ensuring a sustainable environment and heightening national security for future generations