Chapter Job Center

The AFP Indiana Chapter (AFP-IC) does have a job posting service.  For only $300, your position will be posted on the AFP-IC website for 30 days*, and a blast email will be sent to all members with job details and instructions on how to apply. 

*Note - extensions on postings are available

FORMAT - Job title, Organization name, Organization overview, primary responsibilities, desired qualifications, contact information.

For more information, or to post your position online, please contact Sara Nash at 317-824-0940 or afpic@nashams.com. 

Current Postings Shown Below - Date Added

Development Director, NeighborLink Indianapolis, September 16, 2020
Major Gifts Officer, The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation - August 27, 2020

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Organization:  NeighborLink Indianapolis
Date Posted:  September 16, 2020

General purpose of the job
Plan, direct, and coordinate all major fundraising activities, and special projects, by performing the following duties personally or through others under her direction. Help NLI donors accomplish their philanthropic goals and ambitions through a relationship with NLI. Develop and execute the annual fundraising plan with the goal of raising an amount to be agreed, annually. Generate new ideas that increase revenue and donor loyalty.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1.  Fund Raising
  • Establish short and long-range goals for fundraising sources and enlist support from the Board of Directors and executive staff.
  • Strategize and orchestrate methods of approach to a variety of donors.
  • Research public and private grant sources to identify sources of restricted and unrestricted funding.
  • Oversee prospect research.
  • Work with program staff to develop funding related projects and special events.
  • Organize individual donor campaigns (major donors, direct mail, Board of Directors).
  • Organize pledge drives.
  • Meet prospective donors and supporters on a regular basis to establish effective communications with them.
  • Oversee grant seeking, including research, proposal writing, and reporting.
  • Direct employee fundraising.
  • Supervise gift recognition programs.
2.  Major gift/Donor Support
  • Produce major donor, board and special category solicitation/support materials with the intent to retain or increase gifts when possible.
  • Cultivate donors through specialized correspondence, preparing letters of acknowledgment, scheduling and attending in-person visits.
3.  Annual Fund
  • Direct the annual fund program, including mailings and annual fund-raising drives.
4.  Affinity societies and groups
  • Direct affinity societies and other fund-raising groups established by NLI.
5.  Build a planned giving program with a focus on deferred gifts, track progress, fulfill requests, produce correspondence, and encourage partial/early disbursements as appropriate.

6.  Database and records management
  • Supervise and coordinate activities required to maintain donor and grant records.
  • Maintain security and quality controls.
  • Manage related vendors.
The intent is to build this role as a part-time position growing later to full time. NeighborLink is a relatively small nonprofit providing free home repairs to low income seniors and owners with disabilities. The organization is poised for a large increase in capacity and needs professional experience in funding that growth from within. Fundraising experience is very important. Work hours are very flexible and salary is negotiable.

Interested applicants should email dave@nlindy.org with a resume.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Major Gifts Officer (FULL-TIME)


Organization:  The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation
Date Posted:  August 27, 2020

The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation seeks a new Major Gifts Officer to join our front-line fundraising team.

This new position will help the Library Foundation focus more attention on major individual giving to build on its successful fundraising efforts from annual fund, corporate and foundation donors. This position will have a portfolio of approximately 150 individuals.

Annually, the Library Foundation provides about $2 million to The Indianapolis Public Library to support programs, services and special initiatives.

Please see the full job description and qualifications here.

To apply for this position, please upload a cover letter, resume and professional writing sample through the link by Friday, September 18.

Link to apply:
https://the-indianapolis-public-library-foundation.prismhr-hire.com/job/204471/major-gifts-officer


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -