WPBS-TV - the PBS station serving Northern New York and Eastern Ontario, based in Watertown, NY is currently seeking a Director of Development to manage all fundraising initiatives and oversee donor relations. The successful candidate must be conversant with trends in charitable giving and philanthropy, best practices across PBS stations and non-profit organizations generally, and financial and tax considerations relating to Major Gifts and Planned Giving. You will be responsible for developing fundraising campaigns, communicating with current and prospective donors, managing development staff and on-air pledge drives, developing budget targets for all categories of fundraising activities and interacting with Board members and key community stakeholders. If you have a strong background in non-profit fundraising and public media experience (television and/or radio) we encourage you to apply. For more information, visit our website at www.wpbstv.org/careers. WPBS offers a generous benefit package.
You should have a Bachelor's degree and at least three years of relevant experience. Please send cover letter with salary requirement.
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