Overview

Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to safeguarding public-interest journalism by protecting First and Fourth Amendment rights. They achieve this through various means, including developing encryption tools, documenting attacks on the press, and advocating for transparency.

Key Points:

FPF seeks a Director of Development to lead fundraising efforts and foster donor relationships, leveraging innovative strategies like cryptocurrency and NFT auctions.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in nonprofit fundraising, with expertise in cultivating high-net-worth individuals and institutional donors.
They should possess strong communication skills to articulate FPF’s mission compellingly, along with strategic thinking and project management abilities.
Proficiency in donor management software, particularly Salesforce, is preferred, along with a Bachelor’s degree (CFRE preferred).
The salary range for the role is $120,000 – $140,000, with comprehensive benefits including health insurance, personal time off, paid sick leave, parental leave, and a generous 401(k) program.
The recruitment process is managed by Koya Partners l Diversified Search Group, with a commitment to diversity and inclusion in hiring practices.
Candidate Profile:

Minimum five years of nonprofit fundraising experience
Ability to cultivate relationships with high-net-worth individuals and institutional donors
Strong communication, strategic thinking, and project management skills
Proficiency in donor management software, preferably Salesforce
Bachelor’s degree required, CFRE preferred
Compensation & Benefits:

Salary range: $120,000 – $140,000
Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance, personal time off, paid sick leave, parental leave, and a generous 401(k) program
Opportunity for professional development and conference attendance
Contact Information:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Koya Partners l Diversified Search Group.
The organization is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals living with disabilities.
FPF actively encourages applications from traditionally underrepresented communities, including people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and people with disabilities.
About Koya Partners l Diversified Search Group:

Koya Partners, a Diversified Search Group company, specializes in mission-driven leadership recruitment.
Diversified Search Group is recognized as a top executive recruiting firm by Forbes and is dedicated to cultivating inclusive leaders and building equitable teams.
Overall, the Director of Development role at FPF presents an exciting opportunity to contribute to the organization’s mission of supporting public-interest journalism in the digital age.