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Funds Development Manager

  2021-01-19     The Life of a Single Mom Ministries     12015 Justice Avenue  

  1. Life of a Single Mom is growing, and we want you to be part of our team! Life of a Single Mom is a national, faith-based nonprofit organization that exists to see that no single mom walks alone by establishing single mom support groups and providing education in 3 core area: Parenting, Finances, and Health & Wellness. The organization has served more than 400,000 single mothers throughout all 50 states and is considered an industry leader in single mom support group implementation, education, and empowerment events. As 2020 brought unprecedented hardship to single mother homes, we are expanding our ministry team to meet the needs of more mothers and have some exciting career opportunities available.

Funds Development Manager Duties: The Life of a Single Mom currently has a Funds Development Manager position available. The Funds Development Manager is responsible for procurement of funding for organization, including donor cultivation, solicitation, corporate sponsorships, planned gifts, grants administration and management of all department staff.

Responsibilities Include*:

  • Sales Presentations to procure financial support for organization, including corporate sponsorships, individual donors, foundations, and others using donor cultivation strategies

  • Fundraiser event planning & implementation

  • Review and write grants to procure funding and analyze performance and reports of grant monies received

  • Compile, analyze, and report on trends in the funding department and market-at-large.

  • Develop and present funding and marketing proposals for potential partners.

  • Develop and implement long-term goals to achieve sustainability for organization

  • Work closely with external fundraising committee, including procurement of new members, creating program agendas, creating meeting schedule, and writing meeting minutes

  • Employee Management of all department team members, including training, coaching, feedback, and dissemination of duties

  • Plan, create, and disseminate quarterly communication with donors and stakeholders via donor newsletter

*The duties and responsibilities listed above describe the general nature of the work performed in this role. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list; as our organization grows and expands, we work as a team to accomplish all goals.

Qualifications Include:

  • Proven ability to create and deliver presentations

  • At least 1 year of fundraising or sales experience

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and reporting analytics

Ideal applicant must be goal-oriented with strong communication and relationship-building skills.


The Life of a Single Mom offers a convenient work schedule and robust benefits package that includes: retirement, medical, dental, and vision coverage, vacation/sick time, mental health services, and competitive salary. To apply, send resume with cover letter to Cover letter to include the following information: specific salary requirements, position interested in, why you feel you would be a good fit, and any noteworthy skills or employment history to consider.

Do not contact this company in solicitation of any product or service.

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