Job Posting: Director of Advancement

POSITION:  Director of Advancement

We are seeking an exceptional Director of Advancement to join our team! The successful candidate will provide dynamic intellectual, managerial and entrepreneurial leadership to grow the Animal Rescue League of Boston’s resources for annual giving, major gifts, planned giving, foundation support, donor relations and advancement operations.

The Director will create and implement new models of income generation for a wide assortment of programs in a progressive humane organization.  In addition, this position will be responsible for developing a culture of philanthropy, in which there is a sense of ownership on the part of the governing boards, staff, volunteers and donors. The Director will also serve as the lead major gifts officer for the ARL with responsibility for identifying, researching, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding prospects capable of supporting the Animal Rescue League of Boston programs and services.

This is a hands-on, proactive role, requiring excellent interpersonal communications and organizational skills.

Candidates with a minimum of 10 years of non-profit fundraising experience with a proven record of achievements will be considered. The position requires a motivated team player with outstanding attention to detail and a genuine commitment to mission.

How to Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources Department

Animal Rescue League of Boston

10 Chandler Street

Boston, MA 02116

HR fax (617) 423-6201

careers@arlboston.org

www.arlboston.org