Organization Type: Non-Profit
Employer/Organization Name: Florida TaxWatch
Address 1: 106 N. Bronough St.
City: Tallahassee
State: Florida
Zip: 32301
Phone Number: 850-222-5052
Employer Website:
Job Title: Vice President for Development
Organization: Florida TaxWatch

Job Description:

The Vice President of Development is responsible for the coordination and oversight of all TaxWatch fundraising activities to ensure income stability and growth. This includes donor cultivation and solicitation, annual giving, program and event sponsorships, planned giving, grants, and marketing activities as requested. The fundraising team engages current donors and cultivates prospective donors to ensure positive, ongoing relationships. This position is a leadership position that is directly responsible for fundraising and managing the success of a team of 2-3 fundraisers.

Job Qualifications:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing Communications or a relevant field;
  • Have five years of experience in professional fundraising/development;
  • Experienced managing donor gift programs, processes, and databases;
  • Have some familiarity with the Florida area political, business, and philanthropic communities;
  • Have excellent skills using MS Office and CRM software, or the equivalents;
  • Have the interpersonal skills required to communicate effectively in all forms;
  • Organized, quick on your feet, possess mature judgment and a superior relationship builder

Job Type: Management
Full Time – Experienced: Full Time Experienced
Job Location (US): Tallahassee, Florida
Job Location (Specific City): Tallahassee
Job Location (Specific State): Florida
Application Method(s): Email Resume to

We will accept your application through December 31, 2018. If you feel we may be a good fit, please send your cover letter and resume to Please email rather than call if you have specific questions. We also ask that you include the following information: your current residence, your salary or salary range requirements, a suitable starting date, and the number of years of professional experience you have in the following areas: § ________ Major Gifts Programs § ________ Individual, Business/Corporate, Church and Civic Group Giving Programs § ________ Annual Fund Programs § ________ Planned Giving Programs § ________ Capital Campaigns § ________ Grant Research/Writing § ________ Fundraising/Event Management § ________ Marketing/Social Media
Degree(s) Required/Preferred: 2 Year, Bachelors
Minimum GPA: All Majors are encouraged to Apply
Years of Experience: five years of experience in professional fundraising/development
Application Deadline: December 31, 2018