Part-Time Nonprofit Director of Development & Marketing
Overview: The Bainbridge Island Parks Foundation (BIPF) is an independent nonprofit organization that supports Bainbridge Island’s parks, trails, and recreation facilities. Working in collaboration with the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Parks & Recreation District and a range of community agencies, BIPF’s mission is to enhance community by supporting a thriving system of parks, trails and open space. For more information: www.biparksfoundation.org
BIPF seeks a half-time (20 hours per week) Development and Marketing Director. The Development and Marketing Director will lead BIPF’s ongoing outreach and fundraising programs. The successful candidate will have an established track record planning, coordinating and implementing nonprofit fundraising strategies and an enthusiasm for BIPF’s work. This is a new position for BIPF. The Development and Marketing Director will report to BIPF’s Executive Director.
The Development and Marketing Director will be responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing all of BIPF’s fundraising activities that support BIPF’s operations and programs. These include, but are not limited to:
The Development and Marketing Director’s role involves working with BIPF staff and board membersto build and support relationships with donors and volunteers. The Development and Marketing Director will work in close coordination with BIPF’s Communications Manager to develop a marketing strategy that will ensure optimal outreach to the Bainbridge Island community concerning BIPF’s activities and projects, leveraging a variety of communication platforms including print materials, social media, direct mailings, and earned media.
The Development and Marketing Director will commit to learning about and understanding all aspects of the organization in order to effectively communicate about BIPF and all BIPF-supported projects. The Development and Marketing Director will be an articulate formal and informal spokesperson for BIPF in the community.
Required qualifications and experience
Compensation: Salaried half-time position, with compensation commensurate with experience. Paid time off. No other benefits, other than the satisfaction of deep community engagement.
How to Apply
APPLY: Send a resume with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the subject line: “Development and Marketing Director” in your email submission. Applications will be accepted through January 25, 2019. Cover letter should explain how your past fundraising experience will benefit BIPF and help you to transition into this position. Extra credit: Tell us about your favorite park or trail on Bainbridge Island.