Chief Development Officer (CDO)
They will report directly to the CEO, Cathy Cramer, and will work closely with her and the Board of Directors. They will manage a team of two.
LIFT’s mission is to enhance access to justice for children and families by providing legal information, community education and compassionate guidance, while promoting system-wide reform of the courts and public agencies. LIFT operates innovative, award-winning programs in the Family Courts and in the community, all of which share the goal of promoting positive outcomes for families and children. LIFT’s programs and services emphasize a holistic approach to helping families as they tackle legal issues in Family Court and plan for a positive future for themselves and their children. This is a pivotal time for LIFT as they rebrand and reintroduce the organization to a much larger audience.
LIFT is led by Cathy Cramer, a dynamic inspirational leader whose passion for supporting underserved New York City communities and promoting social justice is unparalleled. Cathy’s background in the law, nonprofit organizations and public sector informs her ability to be an exceptional CEO, visionary and advocate for the clients LIFT serves.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:
Serving as the lead professional fundraiser, the CDO will be responsible for strategizing, designing, and executing an ambitious development program with a goal of significantly increasing and diversifying fundraising revenue over the next few years.
Key areas of responsibility:
ABOUT THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:
The successful candidate will be a dynamic, innovative, accomplished fundraiser who has a drive for excellence, growth, and results. Key requirements:
Education: Bachelor’s degree required.
Compensation: Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience.
Please email letter of interest and resume or nominations in confidence to: LIFT@sandlersearch.org