Milkweed Editions Seeks Development Director


According to its website, Milkweed Editions is looking to hire a new Development Director. Applications of interested parties should be submitted by September 15th. That leaves around four more days to apply!

The Director will be working on the press’ “contributed income program, including the annual fund, individual and major gifts, corporate and foundation support, special campaigns, donor stewardship, and special events.” The Director will also work directly with the Publisher, CEO, and Board of Directors to implement fundraising initiatives and effectively meet necessary fundraising objectives.

Milkweed’s ideal candidate will identify with and share its values. Candidates should also have stellar interpersonal and written communication skills and be experienced fundraisers, specifically for nonprofit organizations. “Experience with and knowledge of the philanthropic community of the greater Twin Cities would be advantageous as well,” according to the job listing.

Applicants must also hold a four year degree for serious consideration. Salary will be based on experience and will be competitive with similar positions in other organizations. For the full details and application requirements, visit Milkweed.