POSITION TITLE: Development Officer
REPORTS TO: Director, Development Operations
JOB CLASSIFICATION: FULL Time / EXEMPT
LOCATION: United States (NYC Preferred)
What We Do
With residents and partners, LISC forges resilient and inclusive communities of opportunity across America – great places to live, work, visit, do business and raise families.
Strategies We Pursue
For more than 40 years, LISC and its affiliates have invested approximately $22 billion in businesses, affordable housing, health, educational mobility, community and recreational facilities, public safety, employment and other projects that help to revitalize and stabilize underinvested communities. Headquartered in New York City, LISC’s reach spans the country from East coast to West coast in 36 markets with offices extending from Buffalo to San Francisco. Visit us at www.lisc.org.
LISC seeks an energetic and highly organized Development Officer to join the national development department and help grow and expand private resources for our national programs and local offices. Responsibilities will center on the development of grant proposals, reports, and other materials for existing and prospective funders. The successful candidate will be a strong writer, very organized, and able collaborate well with an active team and colleagues in LISC offices throughout the country.
The Development Officer reports to the Director of Development Operations and will preferably be based in NYC.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The following are an indication of the position’s core responsibilities; these are intended to illustrate the scope of responsibilities, and are not exclusive of other duties that may be required.
The Development Officer, working closely with the national development team, will support LISC in implementing our fundraising plan, with a focus on corporate and foundation donors. They will:
LISC offers a competitive salary and excellent fringe benefits.
Position is open until filled, but candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
Please submit a cover letter and resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (please indicate “Development Officer Candidate” in subject line). No phone calls please.
LISC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION, AND JUSTICE