?Indian Preference Act: Preference in hiring is given to qualified Native Americans in accordance with the Indian Preference Act (Title 25, US Code, Section 472 and 473). Applicants claiming Indian Preference must submit verification of tribal affiliation.
The Director of Development (DD) is responsible for conducting a comprehensive fundraising program; this includes but is not limited to the oversight of researching, preparing, submitting, and tracking grant proposals to government funders and foundations, as well as supporting capital campaign initiatives for clinic expansion, and individual and corporate donor cultivation. The DD is responsible for building and growing a strong development team that is able to work effectively and collaboratively to support agency-wide program initiatives and objectives to achieve the organization’s short and long-term goals.
The Native American Health Center is an accredited institution and adheres to the standards of excellence set forth by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and the Commission of Dental Accreditation (CODA).
1. Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 5 years grant writing, preferable for a federally qualified health center or nonprofit organization.
2. 5+ years of progressive nonprofit grant research, writing, and donor stewardship with proven track record of securing multiple-year federal, state, or foundation grant funding.
3. 3+ years of senior management responsibility for resource development; excellent analytical skills, and demonstrated ability to meet revenue goals.
4. Sound understanding of institutional fundraising and knowledge of the key regional and government funders.
5. Strong interpersonal and time management skills. Excellent organizational and prioritization skills.
6. Strong grant writing, organizational, multi-tasking, and communication skills are essential.
7. Experience working closely with program managers to identify needs, plan, and manage grant/fund revenue.