Breast Cancer Coalition - Development Director Email

AFP Member?: Yes
Name of Organization: Breast Cancer Coalition
Title of Position: Development Director
Starting Date: 01/04/2022
Salary Range (low): $55,000
Salary Range (high): $60,000
Organization Website:

Description of Responsibilities: Oversees the Coalition’s fundraising interactions with donors, volunteers, and the general public. Oversees the planning of special events. Serves as the lead team member in planning and implementing development goals, strategies and initiatives. Researches prospective donors and manages solicitations with individual, group, corporate and foundation donors. Manages fundraising recordkeeping and reporting. Leads donor relations and stewardship operations. Manages grants process. Assists Executive Director with development goals and operations, as needed. 

Organization's Financial Sources:
Foundation and Corporate Grants
Special Events
United Way
Government Grants
Interest Income

Professional membership dues in AFP paid by organization
Vacation and Holiday Policy: ~15 Vacation, 11 Holiday
Insurance: Healthcare (70% paid by Coalition)

Education: Bachelor’s degree required-CFRE or other professional fundraising certification strongly desired

Experience/Personal Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years professional experience in development; including special events, grant writing, and prospect research
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Dedicated team player with demonstrated ability to work independently, oversee and coordinate projects, and at times juggle multiple responsibilities and priorities
  • Ability to motivate staff and lead volunteers so as to achieve development goals
  • Strong demonstrated time-management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of annual giving and major gift programs
  • Knowledge of SALSA CRM, Microsoft Office and Excel strongly preferred

Specific Requirements of Position:
Annual Campaigns
Grant Writing
Major Gift Solicitation
Donor Research

Position Reports to: Holly Anderson, Executive Director

Send Correspondence to:
Michelle Lindsay
Office Manager
Breast Cancer Coalition
1048 University Avenue
Rochester, New York 14607
[email protected]

On-Line Application Link (if Applicable):

Include with Correspondence:
Cover Letter

Additional job details: 12.09.21 - Development Director.pdf