Location: West Denver (Arvada-Littleton) preferred
Salary: To be determined Benefits, Bonuses Three weeks holiday plus national holidays All-expenses-paid trip to India and/or Nepal to visit WIN projects.
Start Date: As soon as possible
WIN and our sister organization WIN Life transform communities through the gospel of Jesus Christ and sustainable development projects such as water systems, small business startups and social justice initiatives. The Development Catalyst will be joining a movement that has brought the gospel to millions in some of the most difficult regions of the world, founded schools and education centers that serve thousands of needy children, and rescued victims of human trafficking. We seek a team member who shares our passion to serve the expansion of Christ’s Kingdom, facilitating proven strategies for indigenous church planting movements and sustainable whole-community transformation to the most unreached and oppressed regions of the world. The Development Catalyst assists in cultivation of new donor relationships, strengthen existing relationships with financial partners, be creative to identify and implement effective development strategies, encourage organizational growth, research and identify new funding opportunities, and promote the organization's mission and values to external stakeholders.
Identify new corporate, foundation, business, church and individual prospects then in collaboration with President and Executive Director, carry out initial contact by email and phone, with the goal of a face-to-face or virtual meeting for yourself or executive team member. Carry out follow-up based on responses. Assist President and Executive Director to engage with current sponsors through email and phone, to thank them and/or initiate future face-to-face engagements. May involve helping set up schedule, entering notes in Salesforce database, and creating and running Salesforce reports then working off of those reports to develop face to face meetings for Executive team. Collaborate with Communications Coordinator to create and execute a strategy for a large sustained base of annual individual donors. Coordinate visitors to our international projects. Includes email and phone communication, helping them finalize itinerary in collaboration with project leaders. As needed for promotional and ministry activities, be able and willing to write articles, help format video and audio, assist in preparing grant proposals etc. Be creative and help develop other promotional strategies, ideas or options.
Coordinate promotional and donor appreciation events assisted by other staff.
Recruit and manage volunteers as needed.
Utilize the organization’s Salesforce database to record and monitor your personal interactions with prospects (software training will be provided) • Twice annually produce report for the Board and core staff on fundraising goals and progress.
Required Skills and Experience:
Prior experience in development or marketing.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Demonstrated excellence in verbal communication, public relations, and telephone skills.
Advanced writing and editing skills.
Experience working in a fast-paced environment supporting executive leaders.
Ability to multi-task and manage the completion of multiple projects, often with shifting priorities, while working under direct supervision or independently.
Ability to handle confidential donor/partner information with sensitivity and integrity.
Be willing to learn basic operation of software such as Salesforce, Photoshop, etc
Experience with nonprofit, Christian missions, and/or global development a plus. Education Requirements:
Degree in nonprofit management, fund development, business, communications, etc.
Education requirement may be waived if candidate meets all other requirements.
Values Statement: WIN is a Christian charitable organization which embraces an evangelical Christian framework. It is the policy of WIN to only hire staff who affirm a Biblical worldview and are in agreement with the vision, mission, goals, policies, and statement of faith of WIN. How to Apply: Send letter of interest and resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
WIN endeavors to see God’s Kingdom of spiritual and physical wholeness established in the least evangelized and most needy areas of the world through Christian discipleship, church planting, education and anti-trafficking. Since our founder/international director Leanna Cinquanta abandoned all and embarked for northern India in 1996 with a one-way ticket, the Lord has used WIN's radical strategies and bold initiatives to reap the following impact:
800,000 souls saved in 6 years in a region termed “the graveyard of Christianity.”