Director, Public Relations & Fundraising

Community Services for Children - Allentown, PA4.8

Full-time
Hours per week: 40
Weeks per year: 52

Community Services for Children, Inc. (CSC) is seeking a seasoned Fundraising Professional with knowledge/experience in marketing, fundraising, donor relations, and special events. CSC is a well-established, not for profit organization located in the heart of the Lehigh Valley. CSC programs include Head Start/ Early Head Start of the Lehigh Valley and Early Earning Resource Centers (ELRC). Selected as a 2015 and 2017 Top Workplace, CSC is a leader in early childhood education.

Job Responsibilities:
Plan and administer agency-level fundraising, public relations, marketing and community volunteerism.
Recommend, organize and manage the CEO’s fundraising activities.
Develop fundraising strategies and goals, including the expansion of fundraising efforts to establish relationships with new supporters.
Manage and expand the agency’s social media platforms.
Responsible for production of quarterly newsletter and bi-monthly e-letters.
Experience developing, organizing and executing large fundraising events.
Responsible for supervising the development team and maintaining department oversight.
Responsible for writing grants.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree required.
Five years’ experience as a professional fund-raiser or marketing executive.
Two years’ experience administrating fundraising, marketing, and special events.
Knowledgeable with the philanthropic community in the Lehigh Valley.
Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
Strong organization, problem solving, and planning skills.
Experience with publication events management, and media relations.

Benefits:
Full Time.
Choice of two medical plans.
Choice of two dental plans.
Paid leave for vacation, sick, and personal days.
12 paid holidays
Agency sponsored 401k retirement plan.