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Director of Development

Job title
Director of Development

40 hours/week, Full-Time Salaried


  • 100% employer-paid medical insurance
  • 403b option and match
  • 3 weeks PTO plus 9 paid holidays
  • 1 weekend retreat per year at Ignatius House

Reports to
Executive Director

Mission-focused Expectation

The essential need from every employee is to work in and foster an environment that supports the mission of Ignatius House: “…to provide a sacred place of peace and quiet, and to offer the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola to facilitate an encounter with God that leads to willing and loving service of the least of our brothers and sisters.”

Job Overview

An integral part of the leadership team at Ignatius House, the Director of Development develops and leads all fundraising and development programs, including monthly and annual gifts, major gifts, fundraising and special events, corporate/foundation grants and giving, and in-kind contributions. In addition, the Director of Development is responsible for cultivating a strong donor stewardship. The ideal candidate is a committed, innovative leader with a proven track record in achieving fundraising targets. The successful candidate should possess at least a bachelor’s degree and have 3-5 years of experience in fundraising, event planning, and non-profit management. Salary $70-85K/year.

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