Director of Development for PACT

Kennedy Krieger Institute
Baltimore, MD
Jun 14, 2017
Jun 21, 2017
Executive, Director
Full Time
For over 35 years, PACT: Helping Children with Special Needs, an independent affiliate of the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, has provided high quality specialized child care and family support to young children and their families along with consultation, research and training to hundreds of professionals each year both locally and nationally. Kennedy Krieger Institute is internationally recognized institution for it's dedication to improving the lives of children and young adults with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training. PACT, a $3 million organization, provides two unique child care /Early Head Start centers: World of Care, the region's only child care center staffed with nurses, therapists and experienced child care staff for children who are medically-fragile and/or developmentally disabled; and the Therapeutic Nursery, Baltimore City's only Early Head Start and child care center for homeless infants and toddlers and their families. The Nursery is focused on strengthening parent child attachment through a number of evidence based infant mental health interventions. PACT serves families from throughout the Baltimore Metropolitan Area.We are currently seeking a Director of Development for PACT. This Director will function as a member of the PACT management team and is responsible for agency fundraising, publications, public relations, and marketing.Duties include:* Responsible for developing and implementing annual and capital fundraising activities for PACT, including proposal preparation and fundraising initiatives for specific programs and projects.* Assists Executive Director in cultivating, soliciting and acknowledging individual, corporate and foundation donors.* Responsible for the training and supervision of PACT Development Coordinator, whose job duties include maintaining donor database, producing contribution reports, volunteer coordination, etc* Responsible for producing and/or coordinating United Way grant reports, projects and activities.* Responsible for producing agency reports, newsletters, and other publications as required. Assists in the production of audio-visual projects.* Responsible for coordinating and/or participating in agency special events.* Responsible for ensuring that Development Office staff actively promotes PACT's name in the community through participation in and/or coordination of speaking events, exhibits at fairs and conferences, and other opportunities for dissemination of information.Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree required. Must have a minimum of five years' experience in the field of development. Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. The Kennedy Krieger Institute provides an excellent benefits package that includes health insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, and a company-matched retirement plan. To apply go to and enter the Job ID # 2689 Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/ProtectedVet