The Monk Seal Foundation is seeking applicants for a part time Development Officer Position. The Monk Seal Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of the critically endangered Hawaiian monk seal. The Monk Seal Foundation currently operates programs on Maui, Oahu, Lanai, Molokai, and the Island of Hawaii. Primary Function: Responsible for developing, executing, and evaluating funding campaigns for the Monk Seal Foundation through a strong working knowledge of local community relationships and donor preferences. Location: Oahu or Maui Primary Responsibilities: Generate fundraising income through campaign and events Serve as primary staff contact for companies and individuals within his/her established portfolio regarding the giving of donations, pledges, strategic partnerships and engagement. Identifies and creates new partnerships with companies and individuals Address resource development issues in a timely manner, conferring with the President when appropriate. Maintain positive relationships and on-going communications with the community. General Qualifications: Candidates must have 2 years of experience of sales, fundraising or related experience. Candidates must be proficient in public speaking, facilitation, writing, and presentation skills, both one-on-one and publicly. Candidate must have high degree of professionalism that requires the use of courtesy, tact, and discretion. Strong organization and time management skills. Computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office is helpful Other Requirements: Valid Hawaii Driver’s License, proof of auto insurance coverage, daily access to personal vehicle.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, salary requirements, and resume to: Monk Seal Foundation P.O. Box 10042, Lahaina, HI 96761 Applications must be received by May 31, 2013.