Director of Development

Position: 
Director of Development
Organization Name: 
The Barker Adoption Foundation
Job Description: 

The Barker Adoption Foundation located in Bethesda, Maryland is seeking a Director of Development. This rewarding position is a full-time, senior level management position primarily responsible for managing, developing, and implementing development and fundraising strategies for the organization.  She/he reports to the Executive Director and is a member of the agency’s Management Team.  Candidates should possess 5 years of experience in the development and fundraising environment; excellent written, verbal & interpersonal communication skills; comfort working with various database systems and basic word processing programs; demonstrated ability to work under tight deadlines, manage projects independently, and take initiative, with an ability to execute ideas and help move the organization forward; strong leadership and organizational skills and keen attention to detail; flexibility and ability to multi-task; a desire to work in a diverse, results-oriented workplace where a premium is placed on teamwork; and flexibility to perform duties as needed after hours, or on weekends and access to reliable transportation. Send cover letter, salary requirement and resume to shollar@barkerfoundation.org.