The Director of Development is based in our Chicago headquarters and reports to the CEO. This position oversees all aspects of fundraising within CURE, fostering a culture of philanthropy to realize the organization’s mission of finding a cure for epilepsy. The Director is responsible for developing and executing a comprehensive fundraising plan to grow revenues through corporate, foundation, government and individual giving; multi-channel direct appeals; cause-related marketing; signature events; and grassroots fundraising. Working closely with CEO, development team and board, the Director of Development guides efforts to identify and cultivate new prospects for supporting CURE, while at the same time strengthening relationships with current donors. This position will build a significant prospect base and assume responsibility for a fundraising goal.
All interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@CUREepilepsy.org with "Director of Development" in the subject line. Due to the large interest in working with CURE, we are not able to take phone calls or personally respond to emails. Potential candidates for open positions will be invited for an interview.