Development Representative

Orphan’s Promise – Virginia Beach, VA                                                                      

The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) is seeking a highly-motivated Development Representative to cultivate donor relationships and convey the impact of CBN’s Orphan’s Promise, a ministry to orphaned, abandoned and vulnerable children.  This collaborative individual will also assist with event planning and donor relations.

The goal of Orphan’s Promise is to reach out with the love of Jesus and meet orphaned and vulnerable children’s physical, educational and spiritual needs. To date, thousands of children have been helped in over 50 countries through partnering with local churches and other established ministries.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of fundraising principles and/or sales techniques
  • Familiarity with donor event planning and donor relations
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills with ability to speak persuasively and articulate an organization’s mission and purpose
  • Self-starter with excellent organizational, project and time management skills
  • Proven success in reaching goals through networking and identifying new opportunities
  • Computer skills including MS Office and donor databases
  • Collaborative with strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish rapport with all levels of management and outside public
  • Flexible with ability to work well under pressure and consistently meet deadlines
  • Solid background of superior work ethic, integrity, and Christian commitment
  • Ability to travel and work flexible, irregular hours