Director of Development

American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota

| Twin Cities, MN | July 2, 2019

JOB OVERVIEW
ACDA of Minnesota, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, and its F. Melius Christiansen Endowment Fund is seeking a motivated and dynamic individual to fill a part-time position (approximately 10 hours per week) as Director of Development. This individual will produce a revenue stream through donations from corporations, foundations and individuals to support the mission and goals of the organization. Oversight is provided by the F. Melius Christiansen Endowment (FMC) Fund Committee and the Board of Director for ACDA of Minnesota.
The current balance of the endowment fund is approximately $850,000.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Create and implement a plan to solicit funds from corporate, foundation and individual donors to expand the FMC Endowment Fund.
Identify funding sources such as grants in-kind donations, charitable events and marketing opportunities that may be used to advance the development of the organization.
Create, edit and proof-read the FMC Endowment Fund Annual Report.
Complete required local, state and federal applications pertinent to the position.
Attend meetings, conferences and events as requested/required.

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s Degree (minimum) BS/BA
Passion for and knowledge of Minnesota’s vibrant choral community
Relevant experience with a non-profit 501 (c) (3) arts organization preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Well organized and self motivated with keen attention to detail
Computer proficiency and knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Power Point, etc. or equivalent software applications
Flexible hours including some evenings and weekends
Car and computer for work purposes

COMPENSATION RATE
Annual compensation at $11,400

APPLICATION MUST INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:
Letter of Application
Career Resume
Three professional references with contact information

SEND OR SCAN TO: Bruce W. Becker, Executive Director
ACDA of Minnesota • 13288 Downey Trail • Apple Valley MN. 55124
execdirector@acda-mn.org
952.270.7489

REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BEGIN ON AUGUST 1, 2019
with goal of having position filled by September 1, 2019

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