Development Officer

Position: 
Development Officer
Organization Name: 
Community Foundation Lorain County
Location: 
Lorain County
Application Deadline: 
Friday, February 1, 2019

The Community Foundation of Lorain County is a public foundation established in 1980 with income from endowment funds contributed by individuals, families, businesses, and nonprofit organizations.  The Community Foundation is an open and inclusive anchor institution that works to improve the quality of life for those living and working in Lorain County, Ohio.  It responds to the changing needs of the community by making grants to local nonprofit organizations and giving scholarships to help local students.  In 2017, the Community Foundation received over $5.8 million in gifts, distributed over $6 million in grants and scholarships, and ended the year with assets of $138 million.

  • The Foundation is seeking a dynamic individual to serve in the essential role of Development Officer.  
  • The successful candidate will lead the Foundation’s efforts in all areas of Business Development.
  • This individual will design and implement an advancement strategy to build donor relations and increase the Foundation’s endowment. 
  • The successful candidate will have exceptional organizational and people skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, a strong work ethic, and a zealous attention to detail.

See attached job description for more information

To Apply: Business Advisory Services is assisting in this search. Interested candidates should send a confidential cover letter and resume to Business Advisory Services: shirley@businessadvisoryservices.net