Development & Communication Manager

Christina Coffman

Options United is seeking to hire a full-time Development & Communication Manager. The Development Officer’s main duty is to raise funds from partners and donors via events and a communication strategy.

Duties and responsibilities (not a complete list)
• Manages and expands fundraising efforts including for the Pro-life Impact Fund (PLIF)
• Oversees diverse fundraising efforts: monthly donors, planned-giving, small events
• Develops brand-effective messaging with prospective and active donors and partners
• Maintains schedule of activities with the marketing team to communicate with donors, pregnancy centers via email, social media pages, phone, mailings highlighting our work
• Leverages Salesforce, MobileCause and other software platforms to organize and plan fundraising campaigns and events
• Manages the grants program and communication for PLIF
• Able to recruit and leverage the help of volunteers
• Plans a yearly calendar of activities
• Assists in the development of collateral marketing material
• Reports and/or records activity with team members via internal chat, email, timesheet et al
• Meets deadlines for work and reports and timely email responses
• Collaborates with team members to complete office tasks on project manager (Basecamp)
• Willingness and ability to serve others in a way that honors Jesus Christ and promotes Options United’s life-affirming ministry
• Willingness and ability to demonstrate commitment to Options United’s mission in the execution of position responsibilities

Skills
• Demonstrates initiative, excellent organizational and communication skills
• Proficient with Microsoft Office
• Able to navigate sufficiently well software platforms such as Salesforce, ActiveCampaign et al
• Demonstrates leadership qualities

Qualifications
• Clear criminal record check and good driving record
• Requires personal vehicle, mobile phone and computer
• Applicants w/ graphic design will be given special consideration

Pay is commensurate with experience and pay history

Location work area: Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura counties

Contact: thomas@optionsunited.com, Subject: Development / Communication Manager Application