Seeking Experienced Fundraiser to Lead in Philanthropic Strategy
Pendle Hill is a Quaker study, retreat, and conference center located on 24 beautiful acres in unceded Lenni-Lenape territory outside of Philadelphia. Pendle Hill seeks to create peace with justice in the world by transforming lives through learning opportunities, retreat, and community created on our campus and in virtual settings.
Pendle Hill is seeking its next Director of Development to lead in philanthropic strategy across various funds and fundraising initiatives. The Director of Development reports to the Executive Director and is a member of Pendle Hill’s senior Administrative Team, contributing to the leadership of Pendle Hill as a whole. Pendle Hill’s fund development is integrally linked with its education programs and marketing efforts, and the Director of Development will consult with members of both teams to advance Pendle Hill’s interests in these areas. This director supervises a team, including an Annual Fund Officer, Advancement Associate and a consultant working on grants.
Compensation is a $79,000-$90,000 yearly salary depending on experience, and Pendle Hill offers a variety of generous benefits.
The ideal candidate has at least five years’ experience in non-profit fundraising including success in securing 5- and 6-figure gifts, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and strong working knowledge of and experience in planned giving. The ability to design data metrics for effective analysis, excellent time management, and a strong grasp of the legal requirements of gift accounting and administration are also key to the role.
Review of applications will take place on a rolling basis with priority given to those that are received before Monday, May 15, 2023. For more information about this position, qualifications, benefits, application instructions, and more please visit the full posting.