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Development Director

Native Governance Center is a startup nonprofit with big fundraising goals. We are looking for a development director who is excited to help build a program and an organization, and who comes with significant experience and can hit the ground running. Application deadline is May 15, 2019.

Development Director

The Opportunity

Native Governance Center is hiring a Development Director. This position will direct the organization’s development and communications strategies. We are a startup nonprofit with big fundraising goals looking for a development director who is excited to help build a program and an organization. We are looking for someone with significant experience who can hit the ground running.

Native Governance Center is a Native American-led nonprofit organization located in St. Paul, Minnesota. Our mission is to assist Tribal nations in strengthening their governance systems and capacity to exercise sovereignty. Native Governance Center assists Tribes in their effort to improve governance through two main program areas: leadership development and Tribal governance support. We serve both elected Tribal leaders and grassroots Native leaders (including Native youth).

Position Summary

Reporting to the executive director, the development director’s primary responsibilities include planning and directing Native Governance Center’s fundraising and communications strategies, in addition to directing a team in executing activities to support those strategies. The director works closely with the executive director and board of directors in all development endeavors.

Download the complete job description here: Development Director Job Description (pdf)

How to Apply

If interested in this opportunity, please submit a cover letter and resume as a single pdf document to hello@nativegov.org. The application deadline is May 15, 2019.

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