Regional Resource Developer — Minneapolis, MN

Description:

​The North Star Region of Young Life is a growing platform to reach young people in the three states of Minnesota, North and South Dakota. Our staff and leaders are a vibrant team who possess talent and resilience to move this mission forward. The North Star Region is seeking a resource developer to take us to the next level of growth and capacity in order to reach our full potential.  We are one of the larger regions and possess a significant base of stakeholders who are somewhat under-engaged.  

We have a vision to reach every kid in many areas across the region. The job would entail developing significant pools of resources, capital projects with our camp (Castaway Club, Detroit Lakes, Minn.), major initiatives for under-resourced areas. It would also include working with teams of volunteer developers for their area’s funding growth.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop and spearhead financial campaigns that support the vision and financial needs of the North Star Region.
  • Build rapport with regional staff, local area directors, and key committee members.
  • Track giving records, contacts and next steps with the top regional donors.
  • Meet yearly benchmarks to support expansion of Young Life ministry throughout the North Star Region.

Qualifications:

  • Able to clearly and creatively articulate Young Life’s unique mission, vision, values and methods.
  • Extensive experience in fundraising and development.
  • Likeable, warm and engaging personality.
  • Proven track record of building relationships with individuals of high giving and leadership capacity inside and outside the Young Life mission.
  • Unflinching commitment to integrity, confidentiality and discretion.
  • Personal vision to reach kids of all backgrounds and abilities through development work.

Benefits:

  • Full Young Life benefits package.
  • The position would report directly to the regional director and collaborate with our management team with major donors and resource development.


How To Apply:

​Please email your resume to younglifenorthstar@gmail.com.