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Director of Development & Communications

Cascade AIDS Project, Portland

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 08/31/2019

Cascade AIDS Project (CAP), the oldest and largest AIDS Service Organization (ASO) in Oregon and Southwest Washington. We support and empower all people living with or affected by HIV, reduce stigma, and provide the LGBTQ+ community with compassionate healthcare. Learn more about us at
CAP is excited to announce that we are currently hiring an experienced Director of Development and Communications to lead the organizations fundraising, marketing and communications activities.
The Director of Development & Communications leads and directs the work of CAP’s Development Department in a manner consistent with the agency’s strategic plan, mission, and budget. The position oversees the planning and implementation of agency fundraising strategies including individual donors, corporate sponsors, foundation grants and fundraising events. The Director of Development & Communications also oversees the maintenance of the agency brands, which includes the adherence to style guides for all logos, collateral development, web and social media as well as oversees the creation and dissemination of agency press releases. They employ a broad array of fundraising strategies to ensure a diverse funding base.
The Director works with the Development Committee of the CAP Board of Directors to help support and guide the implementation of a strategic development plan and is responsible for implementation of the plan and achievement of goals by the Development Department. The ideal candidate will have at least seven years of development management experience working in a non-profit setting, with a proven track record in fundraising. CAP operates with a $11 million annual budget, of which approximately $2.4 million is raised from individuals, grants, corporations, businesses, and foundations.
This is a full-time 1.0 FTE position, which reports to the Executive Director. They directly supervise 3.0 FTE’s. Direct reports include: Development Manager, Institutional Giving Officer, and Volunteer Resources Coordinator. The person in this position is stationed in the CAP main office but will travel throughout the seven-county service area for meetings and events. Evening and weekend work is required.
To apply for this position, mail, email, fax, or deliver the following three documents:
1) a complete cover letter (attached as Word or pdf) that serves as an example of your writing and addresses how you meet all of the required qualifications specific to the position you are applying for, 2) your resume, and 3) a completed CAP Employment application (available at to:

Cascade AIDS Project
Director of Development and Communications
520 NW Davis St., Suite 215
Portland, Oregon 97209

Fax: 503-223-6437
Or by email to:

Cascade AIDS Project is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
People of color, women, LGBTQ+ individuals and people living with HIV are strongly encouraged to apply

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