Agency Advancement Director

Action Pathways
Action Pathways
Desired Location: 
Organization Type: 
Executive Director/CEO

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, Fund Raising. Master’s Degree preferred. Proven success in funds development. At least three years experience in funds development or the communications field, preferably in a not for profit environment.

General Duties & Responsibilities:

Designs, implements and manages all agency fundraising activities including grant submission, annual giving, endowment and capital campaigns, special projects, and other agency related solicitations. Responsible for updating and implementing a strategic, multi-faceted communications program designed to build and strengthen ACTION PATHWAYS's role and reputation as a leader and authoritative voice in its field. Performs related duties as assigned by the Chief Executive Officer.
 Manages all strategies and activities for donor cultivation, solicitation, and relations.
 Builds and fosters collaborative relationships with other departments within the organization as well as with community partners and stakeholders.
 Develop and maintain agency's media related communication tools such as the web site, video, photo opportunities; ensuring data is accurate and updated regularly.
 Plan and foster advertising and promotional activities including print, online, electronic media, and direct mail. Establish and maintain a consistent corporate image.
 Develop and submit grant proposals for funds from private foundations, corporations and government agencies.
 Supervise a staff of communications and funds development professionals
Applicant must be able to:
 Possess persuasive written and verbal skills and must be detail oriented and able to edit and proofread materials.
 Experience managing special events and media tours independently as needed.
 Ability to speak Spanish a plus.

Career Level: 
Senior Management
Job Type: 
Salary Range: 

2000.59 - 2433.60 bi-weekly

How to Apply: 

Applications may be obtained at Action Pathways, Inc., 316 Green Street, Fayetteville, NC or download at

Applications and resumes must be received by 4:00 pm on the application closing date listed in the announcement.

Please direct all applications to the attention of the Human Resources Department.