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Director of Development
Faith Farm Ministries
Boynton Beach, Florida, United States
Date Posted: 05/18/2010
Categories: Business/Administration - Facilities Management
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time
Faith Farm Ministries: is a free, 9 month, faith-based, addiction recovery program with residential services for more than 350 men and women who have lost control of their lives due to alcohol or illegal and pharmaceutical drug addictions.
Faith Farm provides this residency program with all needs of the students met. The “free” aspect removes the financial hardship out of the 9 month commitment. The 9 month commitment removes the resident out of the environment and influences that may have contributed to their addiction(s). During the 9 months, they are cocooned in a loving environment with a staff that has a “Heart for the Hurting”. . . Many of the staff are successful graduates of the Faith Farm program. They understand what the residents are going through because they’ve once been there themselves. They are also motivated to bring the residents into the same victorious success that they now enjoy.
Faith Farm has Campus locations in Boynton Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Okeechobee, Florida: Our Pastors are unique individuals. Not only do they have to run their church as any pastor of any regular church, with all their services and outreach to the community, but they have to be so much more. They have a heart to help those students on the Farm who have struggled with past drug and alcohol addictions. They live on campus… among those they minister to and counsel.
It is our mission to help men and women establish a strong, personal spiritual foundation which allows them to rebuild their life and become a productive member of society.
Faith Farm Ministries believes that hiring qualified individuals to fill positions contributes to the overall mission and strategic success of the organization. Each employee is hired to make significant contributions to the Ministry and provide quality services to both internal and external customers.
Faith Farm Ministries strives to select the most qualified candidate available for positions based on: their education, knowledge, skills, experience and ability to perform the job requirements. In certain situations, prior experience, knowledge and skills may substitute for educational requirements.
Faith Farm Ministries, a Christian based organization located in Boynton Beach, FL seeks an experienced DIRECTOR of DEVELOPMENT to work at our Corporate Office.
Successful candidates will possess:
Bachelors degree, 3-5 fundraising exp. with responsibility for Development programs in a non-profit arena, annual and planned major gifts and donor database software, preferably eTapestry. Must possess outstanding verbal, public speaking and written communication skills, creativity, sound judgment to plan and accomplish goals and lead and direct the work of others, knowledge of a wide variety of the field’s concepts, practices and procedures, excellent time management skills, ability to work under deadlines effectively, productively and independently, as well as part of a team.
Hours: Full-time, Monday - Friday, 40-hour + work week, hours may vary due to occasional special events and evenings/weekend requirements to work with donors and prospective donors.
This position reports directly to the Executive Director of Faith Farm Ministries and is responsible for developing goals and strategies for all fundraising campaigns, meetings with donors and prospective donors to create and foster relationships, will create a balanced funding mix of donor sources and solicitation programs tailored to the needs of the organization.
In addition, candidate must have Godly values, Integrity and qualities to serve the ministry needs; ability to foster effective team work at all levels; ability to ensure that the ministry and student programs and business aspects of the campus contribute to the organization's mission and reflect priorities assigned by Leadership. Must be able to develop an operational plan and aggressive development plan meeting expectations of strategic planning for overall success of the ministry.
PLEASE NOTE: Potential employees must be able to successfully pass Background Check and Drug Test
Attn: Human Resource Department
Attn: Human Resource Department
Faith Farm Ministries,
9538 Highway #441
Boynton Beach, FL 33472
*Faith Farm Ministries of Fort Lauderdale Rescue Tabernacle, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.