Development Director

Job Description

  • Plan and manage RCM’s fundraising calendar.
  • Organize, publicize, and implement fundraising events.
  • Plan and assist with appeal mailings.
  • Identify and carry out additional fundraising methods such as prospect research, soliciting monthly donors, capital campaigns, board member involvement, and planned giving strategies as needed and as appropriate.
  • Communicate with existing and prospective donors.
    • Schedule 2-3 face-to-face donor meetings per week to build relationships with current and potential donors.
    • Grow RCM’s database with individuals and corporations.
    • Utilize RCM’s Raiser’s Edge NXT database to facilitate donor contacts.
    • Keep database updated with data on contacted donor meetings – dates and results.
    • Provide regular updates regarding the ministry to donors utilizing a variety of formats such as email prayer updates, social media, and other identified effective methods.
  • Coordinate digital resources.
    • Leverage giving opportunities, such as Giving Tuesday, AmazonSmile, etc.
    • Work with Pastor/Executive Director to manage, produce and update content on RCM social media avenues.
    • Keep website updated with current content and a fresh look.
  • Member of and attends all meetings of the Publicity and Promotion Committee.
  • Connect with supporting churches (Mission Emphasis month opportunities, etc.) to build
    relationships and facilitate local church support and volunteerism.
  • Research, complete and submit applications for available grants. Maintain reporting relationships when grants are received.
  • Identify available resources to assist the ministry:
    • Volunteers
    • In-kind resources
  • Recruit volunteers, both locally and nationally, to help assist programs at Roseland Christian Ministries.
  • Coordinate volunteer activities and ensure that volunteers are oriented to the ministry of RCM.

Hours: 40 hours per week

Send inquiries and resumes to Kisha Pleasant at