$35,000 to $45,000 Annually

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Not-For-Profit Resources, (formerly Volunteer Center McHenry County) is an organization dedicated to building capacity of nonprofits in McHenry County and its surrounding counties. These organizations range in size from small, family-inspired organizations that are just starting out to well-established, high-employee count agencies that offer numerous programs.

The Program and Outreach Director is a critical member of Not-For-Profit Resources. You will work alongside the executive director to develop, maintain and implement professional development programs and resources that help build stronger nonprofits.

What you will be doing:

  • Manage a robust training program focused on delivering best practices and contemporary skillsets in five core areas of nonprofit focus---grant writing, leadership, fundraising, marketing, and volunteer management. This includes topic research, instructor selection, etc.
  • Market programming to nonprofit organizations through print, social media, e-communications, etc.
  • Set and monitor benchmarks for measuring impact and effectiveness of programming.
  • Monitor nonprofit and industry trends---based on these trends, recommend and create new workshops and resources to help nonprofits increase capacity and enhance their ability to deliver their mission.
  • Write grants for specific programming and resources.
  • Manage the tools and resources coordinated within the organization's Resource Center, located in Crystal Lake, IL.
  • Manage, promote, and increase usage of the Galaxy Volunteer Portal that connects nonprofit volunteer needs with community volunteers.
  • Take on special projects and additional responsibilities as requested.

We are excited about you because you:

  • Have 3-5 years experience working within a nonprofit organization and know the value of having access to professional development resources.
  • Can relate to a variety of individuals including nonprofit leaders and staff, foundation staff, funders, educators, and others.
  • Have strong writing skills and a solid understanding of how to use social media, email, and other tools to promote programming and services.
  • Are able to work independently and demonstrate a high level of proficiency in managing multiple projects.
  • Embrace technology, have exceptional organizational skills, a strong attention to detail and a love of gathering analytical insights.
  • Work to confront barriers that keep individuals from reaching their potential.

Additional Position Details:

  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed.
  • Proficiency in CANVA, Microsoft 365, (Adobe CS6 a plus), social media outlets, and general online technology.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35,000.00 - $45,000.00 per year

About Not-for-Profit Resources Inc.:

Not-for-Profit Resources, Inc. serves nonprofit organizations in McHenry County and surrounding counties. These nonprofits range in size from small, family-inspired organizations that are just starting out to well-established, high employee count agencies that offer numerous programs. Our nonprofits served range in budget size from less than $50,000 to $1 million+.

Last year, our agency served approximately 3,300 individuals through our provision of nonprofit-focused resources, professional development workshops, volunteer connectivity and additional programming attend their educational workshops.

Company address: 620 Dakota Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Posted date: 29 days ago

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