Charitable Advisors LLC
  • 11-Apr-2018 to 10-May-2018
  • - One Mission Society
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Commensurate with experience
  • Full Time

Use your expertise in fund development for Kingdom impact. Join One Mission Society as a Missions Investment Advisor.

One Mission Society is an international missions organization dedicated to making disciples of Jesus Christ around the world. With ministry in more than 70 countries, One Mission Society seeks to empower local Christians to follow Christ and make disciples. We're passionate about seeing the Great Commission fulfilled, and we're looking for teammates who excel in their fields and want to use their gifts and abilities for Kingdom impact. As a Missions Investment Advisor, you'll play a critical role in helping OMS ministries and missionaries transform lives around the world.

Create and implement OMS development activities within assigned geographic area to generate funding and maintain relationships for the ministries of One Mission Society and our national partners and programs. Work focus includes developing current donors and expanding the OMS donor base with new donors.

• Identify and cultivate friends from your assigned existing donors, as well as utilizing your personal and professional spheres of influence to expand the OMS donor base in your region.
• Qualify and implement a moves management system of a donor portfolio of at least 200 names (individuals, strategic churches, businesses, etc.) with emphasis on developing major gifts, and utilizing OMS ministry networks to regularly expand your list.
• Represent the ministry regionally, including but not limited to speaking to various groups and individual leaders and business organizations.
• Prepare annual goals, including activities which help to achieve specific fund raising targets, in consultation with the VP of Development.

• 3+ years of confirmable successful fundraising experience with progressively increasing results.
• Verifiable success in asking major donors for leadership-level and major gifts.
• Intuitive, big-picture thinker. Internally motivated.
• A strong commitment to, and understanding of, the mission, goals and values of the ministry.
• A strong empathy for the goals, values and dreams of donors.
• Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills, including demonstrated success in proposal development and presentation.
• Willing to travel and be away from home approximately 20-40% of the time, and ability to work some weekends and evenings, as necessary

ATTENTION: Be Prepared - To assist you and the search committee in discerning your match for the position, we suggest you prepare your responses to these questions prior to hitting "APPLY" to make your application. Applications will not be considered without question responses.
1. Share a couple experiences from a capital campaign effort you have been involved with. What was your greatest success? What would you change next time?
2. Share your experience in creating or organizing a development office to increase its effectiveness.
3. Talk about how you have successfully engaged reluctant board members in sharing your organization's story and taking ownership for raising funds.
4. What questions would you ask of a potential employer to determine if their expectations of a new development officer are realistic?
5. What types of fund development and/or event software packages have you found to be most useful and why?

Click the APPLY button to submit cover letter and resume.

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
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