The UN Foundation’s (UNF) Director of Donor Strategy and Stewardship is responsible for increasing and retaining support from donors and partners across the organization for UNF’s core priorities and initiatives. The Director helps develop, execute and evaluate plans, strategies and initiatives that increase individual donor engagement/support and corporate partner support for UNF with an emphasis on unrestricted or lightly restricted revenue.
The Director reports to the VP of Development and is a member of UNF’s Development Department. S/he will also work closely with Public Affairs (PA) staff and other development officers across the Foundation to ensure integration and coordination in securing and retaining support from donors and partners.
Working with other Development and PA team members, the Director is also responsible for developing and implementing communications and stewardship strategies in support of fundraising goals. This includes creating communications platforms around priority funding opportunities for various donor audiences and developing fundraising collateral that align with UNF priorities. The Director may supervise UN Foundation staff, external contractors and/or interns to help develop the fundraising collateral.
S/he will work closely with the Director of Corporate to manage and grow corporate partnerships. In an effort to grow sustainable revenue, s/he will also work closely with the Director of Individuals to ensure a seamless pipeline of donor cultivation (mass/middle/major donors).
Donor Strategy and Stewardship
Benefits & Compensation
For full-time, benefit eligible employees, UNF offers an excellent range of benefits, including:
Additionally, all benefit eligible employees have 12 paid holidays, 20 vacation days, 10 sick days, 3 personal days, and 8 weeks of family care leave.