Position Available

Development Director  

Friendship Home, a comprehensive domestic violence shelter program located in Lincoln, NE, is looking for a Development Director to join our top-notch Development Team. The position is open due to internal promotion.

This job might be for you, if

  • You passionately believe that no woman or child should have to live in fear of domestic violence;
  • You have 5 years of demonstrated successful experience in nonprofit development, marketing, or related fields;
  • You enjoy the opportunity to help donors accomplish their philanthropic goals;
  • You love being a part of an innovative and experienced leadership team;
  • You relish the thought of growing authentic relationships with our donors;
  • You are an enthusiastic communicator who knows how to create a compelling message through writing and speaking;
  • You are a whole-hearted and strengths-based leader, excited about bringing your talents to a thriving development department.

As our Development Director, you have the opportunity to:

  • Maintain long-term relationships with our caring and generous existing donors;
  • Identify and build relationships with new and prospective donors;
  • Make direct, face-to-face asks;
  • Oversee our special events (and roll up your sleeves yourself once in a while)
  • Craft powerful messages for our newsletter, annual impact report, social media, website, donor proposals, thank you letters and videos

Competitive salary commensurate with experience and demonstrated skills. This is a full-time exempt position with benefits. Occasional evening and weekend work required.

Position open until filled.

Please submit letter of interest and resume with references to cindyt@friendshiphome.org.