Prison Entrepreneurship Program is searching for a new Chief Development Officer (CDO) who will work closely with, and report directly to, the Chief Executive Officer. Under the guidance of the CEO, this executive will work to execute the vision of the organization, focusing his/her efforts on developing and executing strategic fundraising and volunteer engagement plans.
The Chief Development Officer will be responsible for overseeing volunteer engagement, developing media and communications for the organization, creating and implementing fundraising strategies, and creating business and church relations.
The candidate for this position should have 10+ years of experience in nonprofit fundraising, a Bachelor’s degree, with a Master’s degree preferred, extensive knowledge of fundraising strategies, and a strong track record of developing relationships with people of influence and affluence. While this position is based in Houston, Texas, the candidate must also possess the ability to travel regularly, primarily to Dallas, as well as to area prisons.