The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED)
Location: Washington, D.C.
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: 110,000.00 - 120, 000.00
Fundraising, Resource Development, Grant Writing
CNHED seeks an experienced professional with an energetic, positive, “can-do” attitude to join our entrepreneurial team. The Vice President for Development will work under the supervision of the President/CEO to develop and implement a strategic fundraising plan, expand CNHED’s philanthropic and government funding sources, and strengthen the sustainability of an innovative, growing association advancing community development in the District of Columbia.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Collaborate with the President/CEO to establish and implement a sustainable fundraising strategy with a long-term approach to capturing diverse revenue sources, including grants, contracts, membership dues, sponsorships, earned revenue, etc.
Identify potential prospects for new funding sources and sponsorships
Collaborate with the President/CEO to develop and manage key funding relationships
Develop other resources necessary to support CNHED’s mission
Grant Writing and Reporting
Collaborate with other CNHED staff to envision, draft, and submit grant and contract proposals
Track, draft, and submit grant and contract reports
Liaise with other staff to report CNHED accomplishments and activities
Construct, articulate, and implement an annual strategic development plan
Monitor and report regularly on the progress of the development program
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree required plus advanced degree and 8 - 10 years relevant experience
Tangible experience of having expanded and cultivated existing donor relationships over time
Exceptional communication skills, both written and oral
Ability to take initiative, problem-solve, and think strategically
Ability to set, manage, and meet multiple deadlines simultaneously
Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to interact with diverse individuals and organizations
Excellent computer skills and knowledge of database programs
Familiarity with the District of Columbia’s philanthropic sector, government contracting, and/or broader community development field preferred
Please email a resume (with " Vice President for Development “in the subject line) along with a cover letter of interest and salary requirements to email@example.com. No phone calls, please. The position is open until filled. References may be required. CNHED is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage people of color, women, LGBTQIA+, and people with disabilities to apply.
About The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED)
The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing & Economic Development (CNHED) is a 501(c)(3) association for the nonprofit affordable housing and community economic development sector in the District of Columbia, with more than 180 organizational members. CNHED's mission is to advance community development solutions that address the inequity of under-resourced communities in the District of Columbia. CNHED's strength is in its convening power, highly successful advocacy, robust communications and information sharing, and equipping its members with tools and resources for their work. CNHED's organizational members include nonprofit and for-profit affordable housing developers, housing counseling and service agencies, community economic development organizations, workforce and business development entities, lenders, intermediaries, and government agencies.