Reports directly to the Executive Director. Responsibilities to include cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of individual and corporate sponsorship support for the Texas Bar Foundation. Performs the duties of planning, organizing, directing and coordinating special development efforts.
The ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial and strategic attitude toward fundraising. Bachelor’s degree plus three years professional experience required, preferably in fundraising or membership development with a non-profit organization. Supervisory experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal, written communication and presentation skills. A demonstrated ability to take initiative and to work both independently and with a team. Prefer experience and demonstrated success with annual fund, major donor programs, and/or activities to aid in the solicitation of individuals and corporations. Active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and/or professional associations preferred. Knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Access required. Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge and MicroEdge Gifts preferred. The position requires vigilant attention to detail, and a high level of professionalism and discretion. Some travel required.