Full-Time

Deputy Director of Development

Northeast

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Obama Foundation

Obama Foundation

501-1,000 employees

Develops the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago

Social Impact

Compensation Overview

$87k - $130.5kAnnually

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Management
Requirements
  • A minimum of five years of experience in fundraising or donor relations, including a minimum of two years in a leadership position securing funds directly
  • Track record of building relationships with major and principal gift level donors, ideally closing gifts of at least $100K+
  • Deep understanding of fundraising programs and high-level gift strategies
  • Experience and comfort working in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and high emotional intelligence, with an ability to develop and maintain long-term, productive relationships internally and externally
Responsibilities
  • Portfolio Management and Support
  • Prospect Research
  • Prospect Management
  • Volunteer Management
  • Event Planning & Implementation
  • Prospect Tracking
  • Development Communications
  • Customized Donor Stewardship

Working at the Obama Foundation provides the unique opportunity to be part of a team dedicated to civic leadership and global engagement through its main endeavor, the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago. This center not only serves as a dynamic museum but also as a vibrant public gathering space, reflecting a commitment to community involvement and educational initiatives. Employees benefit from being part of a culturally rich environment that fosters professional and personal growth while contributing to meaningful projects that have a wide-reaching impact.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$131M

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

63%