Job Opportunities

Position: Development Director (full-time)

Deadline: 5:00 PM, July 05, 2016

Contact information:

Application process: Qualified candidates will be interviewed the week of July 11, 2016. The position will begin shortly after.

All interested candidates should send the following documents to in .pdf format on or before July 05, 2016.

  • Resume

  • Letter of interest stating your interest in the position, qualifications, and how you plan to contribute to the organization’s future

  • Names and contact information for three professional references


Organization Summary

Development and Relief Foundation was established in 2004 as a non-profit organization whose purpose is to develop a healthy, educated, sustainable community and provide relief to women, children, and low income individuals. While DRF fulfills this purpose in Iraq, its headquarters is in Fresno, California where it raises funds to support its charitable causes.


The successful candidate will:

  • collaborate with the Board of Directors to develop and execute annual fundraising plan which increases revenues to support and expand DRF projects.

  • coordinate the design, printing, and distribution of marketing and communication materials for development efforts including social media.

  • secure financial support from individuals, foundations, and corporations including grant writing.

  • develop and maintain relationships with donors, Board of Directors, volunteers, and partnering organizations.

  • manage and oversee volunteers.

  • maintain best practices for non-profit 501 (c) (3) organizations.

  • manage and execute daily operations.

  • complete all other duties as needed.


Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 3-plus years experience at a non-profit organization

  • Organizational, managerial, and communicative skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • Ability to travel for short trips fundraising in other cities and states

  • Sensitivity to other cultures and religions


Desired Qualifications

  • Language ability in Arabic.

  • Website and graphic design

DRF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.