Development Manager

Overland Park, KS

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The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) Development Manger will fundraise, develop, and steward corporate and individual relationships in the Kansas City and Wichita markets. He/She will identify new opportunities to grow portfolio engagement across all fundraising channels to increase revenue, including corporate partnerships, commercial co-ventures, special events, and individual giving. A successful candidate will manage and steward a portfolio of corporate and individual relationships, and work as a team player to drive growth to achieve our mission and revenue goals.  This position is accountable for significant revenue targets.
 
The ideal candidate must have proven success in fundraising and/or sales and relationship management. Exceptional organizational, written, and verbal communication skills are necessary for this position. Must have ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and achieve results in a team environment.
 
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Supervise planning, execution, budgeting, and evaluation of assigned events, including but not limited to Kansas City Walk and Gala committees, and event support in the Wichita market.
  • Manage a fundraising portfolio for Kidney Walk.
  • Creating and executing fundraising strategies, work to grow additional revenue for the NKF.
  • Serve as a member of the development team influencing and driving relationships and best practices to accomplish market and region financial goals.
  • Accountable to develop and steward a portfolio of relationships to provide funding for our mission (sponsorship, campaigns, event teams, grants, donations, and other partnerships).
  • Develop revenue projections and provide financial analysis.
  • Oversee stewardship activities; ensure a high-touch response to partners and donors.
  • Work with high level volunteers to provide local leadership, resources, and partnerships.
  • Drive donor centric partnerships to support financial goals of market events, programs and prioritized initiatives.
  • Deliver high customer service to all constituents.
  • Ensure compliance with NKF policies, including employment, risk management, event and cash handling, and financial controls.
  • Demonstrate integrity, collaboration and stewardship.
  • Other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Bachelor’s degree and 3-4 years of non-profit, fundraising and/or sales experience preferred.
  • Established success in fundraising and non-profit leadership.
  • Proven record of success in account management and developing corporate partnerships that result in exceeding revenue targets.
  • Knowledge of product marketing/sales concepts.
  • Outcome driven with ability to respond to changing circumstances and priorities.
  • Excellent oral and written communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in computer-based information systems.
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends. 

Contact: NKFrecruitment@kidney.org

Perks of Working at the NKF

  • Generous Time off Policies
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 403(b) plan with matching company contributions
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Commuter benefits program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Corporate discounts
  • Referral bonus