Employment Opportunities

The West Michigan AFP chapter website is the perfect place to advertise your employment opportunities and reach hundreds of potential prospects with fundraising and development experience. The cost is only $100 for members and $125 for nonmembers, and the exposure is priceless. If you would like to post an employment opportunity, Please contact Chapter Administrator, Deb O’Donnell.

Open Job Postings: Fundraising Careers in Grand Rapids and West Michigan

  • Grants Manager and Writer, Interlochen Center for the Arts Thursday, July 18, 2019 Job Title Grants Manager and Writer Organization Interlochen Center for the Arts About the Position Interlochen Center for the Arts, one of America’s most prestigious institutions for arts education, performance and fine arts is seeking to hire a Grants Manager and Writer. This position is responsible for managing the grants program and also writing and submitting grant applications. Another part of this role is preparing grant reports ...
  • Senior Vice President of Donor Development and Engagement, Bethany Christian Services Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Job Title Senior Vice President of Donor Development and Engagement Organization Bethany Christian Services About the Position As the Senior Vice President of Donor Development and Engagement, you will serve as a key leadership team member and an active participant in making strategic decisions affecting Bethany Christian Services.  This individual will work in partnership with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and oversee all fundraising and development activities. The ...
  • Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations, Carroll University Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Job Title Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations Organization Carroll University About the Position Classification: Administrative Staff- Full Time Reports To: Vice President for Institutional Advancement Position Summary: The Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations is responsible for the development and implementation of strategies for the solicitation of gifts from foundations and corporations to support University goals and priorities. This includes the preparation and presentation of proposals and ...
  • Senior Advancement Officer, Carroll University Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Job Title Senior Advancement Officer Organization Carroll University About the Position Classification: Administrative Staff- Full Time- 12 Month- 2080 Hours Reports To: Assistant Vice President for Development Summary: The Senior Advancement Officer (SAO) is responsible for the development and implementation of strategies for the solicitation of major gifts, including outright and deferred/planned. Manage a portfolio of at least 150 rated prospects that have a capacity and inclination to ...
  • Development Director, Land Conservancy of West Michigan Monday, July 8, 2019 Job Title Development Director Organization Land Conservancy of West Michigan About the Position This is a unique leadership opportunity to create systems and processes for the strategic reimagining of the LCWM Development Department.   The Development Director is responsible for the oversight of all LCWM annual fund, major gift, and planned giving activities and includes identifying, researching and securing funds available through individuals, foundations, and businesses.  It ...
  • Regional Philanthropy Officer, American Red Cross Monday, July 8, 2019 Job Title Regional Philanthropy Officer Organization American Red Cross About the Position We are seeking a Regional Philanthropy Officer to serve the community and support our lifesaving services.  This mission-critical role serves as the key steward for a portfolio of current and prospective corporate and individual donors in support of the American Red Cross.  You will be expected to meet annual revenue target ($700K) ...
  • Development Director, John Ball Zoo Wednesday, July 3, 2019 Job Title Development Director Organization John Ball Zoo About the Position Department: Development and Community Engagement Department Classification: Exempt SUMMARY Reporting to and supporting the objectives of the Chief Development and Community Engagement Officer, the Development Director is responsible for directing the strategies, planning, and implementation of John Ball Zoo’s fundraising and membership programs.  Supports and provides leadership for all functions of fundraising such as annual ...
  • Director of Development and Communications, North Country Trail Association Friday, June 28, 2019 Job Title Director of Development and Communications Organization North Country Trail Association About the Position Reports to: Executive Director Location: Lowell, MI Summary: The North Country Trail Association’s (NCTA) Director of Development and Communications is an integral member of the NCTA management team, leading the coordination of the Association’s revenue generating efforts as well as its communications strategy. The NCTA’s Director of ...
  • Foundation Relations – Grant Writer, The Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty Thursday, June 27, 2019 Job Title Foundation Relations – Grant Writer Organization The Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty About the Position We are currently seeking a first-rate professional to join Acton as our Foundation Relations Coordinator.  This is an exciting opportunity where you will play a vital role on our Development Team managing Acton’s Grant Writing and Foundation Relations process. The ideal candidate will have experience in grant ...
  • Development Specialist – Ottawa and Allegan Counties, Kids’ Food Basket Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Job Title Development Specialist – Ottawa and Allegan Counties Organization Kids’ Food Basket About the Position Reports to: Regional Program Manager We are currently seeking a Development Specialist to increase philanthropy in Ottawa and Allegan Counties. The successful candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude and must understand the critical value of being trustworthy, confidential, and dedicated to the organization’s mission. The candidate must be ...