WTVI – Director of Development (Req 3464)

WTVI – Director of Development (Req 3464)


Central Piedmont Community College
1201 Elizabeth Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28235
Phone: 704-330-2722

Job Location

Central Piedmont Community College (WTVI-PBS Charlotte Campus)


$59,608 - $95,372


State Benefits

Job Category

  • Executive/Administrative/Managerial

Application Period

Opens: Monday, May 6, 2019
Closes: Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, May 6, 2019

Expected Work Hours

40 Hours

Reports to

Department Head

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution and 4 to 6 years of work related experience

Preferred Qualifications

Six years’ experience in public television

Position Description

This position will be instrumental in setting the strategic vision and implementation of effective fundraising efforts which include on-air, online, direct mail, foundations, corporations, major donor cultivation and grants.

* This job is bonus eligible per the terms and conditions agreed upon in the original offer and in accordance with all applicable CPB rules regarding bonuses and commissions

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

1. Takes the lead in effective development, planning and execution of all development strategies.

2. Organizes, cultivates, and solicits annual gifts, planned giving and grants from individuals and corporations, foundations and others.

3. Works with promoters to secure ticket deals for on-air fundraising please.

4. Develops a strategic plan for single and multi-year resource development.

5. Collaboratively works with the General Manager to develop, implement, revise and evaluate ongoing development plans and activities.

6. Maintains accurate donor records.

7. Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Characteristics

Ability to interact with community leaders and potential donors and build relationships

Ability to communicate and work effectively within a diverse community

Effective communication skills

Knowledge in donor prospecting, research, database, and project management

Ability to plan, organize and direct multiple programs, campaigns and events

Knowledge of basic accounting and fiscal management principles

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