Development Officer

Would friends and strangers describe you as an extrovert? Are you fluent with words and highly persuasive if you are passionate about something? Do you thrive in an organization that values your ability to build relationships? 

If these statements describe you, we would love to hire you as our Development Officer!

Position Summary

The Development Officer will cultivate philanthropic relationships with individuals, companies, and churches with a passion for eradicating poverty while working closely with the CDO and development team to actively drive fundraising efforts with a focus on major gift philanthropy in support of CrossPurpose’s programs. They will serve as the primary relationship for a portfolio of current and prospective donors.

Click here for full job description, including qualifications and salary range.

To apply for this job, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@crosspurpose.org.  Your cover letter must clearly answers these five questions:

  • One paragraph that tells us how you are highly qualified for this position.
  • One paragraph that tells us how this position will help you progress toward your personal career goals.
  • One paragraph that tells us about your personal experience with exiting poverty.  (If you don’t have this, it is not required for this position, just tell us straight that this is not your experience.)
  • One paragraph that tells us about where you go to church and your current involvement with that church.
  • One paragraph that tells us how your personal passions for Christian ministry resonate with our organizational mission statement (see the ‘About Us’ page on our website).

Stock cover letters which do not answer these questions, clearly and specifically, will be automatically disqualified.

WHO WE ARE:

CrossPurpose is a stable and growing Christian faith-based nonprofit organization in northeast Denver helping people to move from poverty into living wage careers since 2013. As a part of our team, you are helping people who are battling every day to bring improvement to their families.  While our career development program has no religious content, we only hire staff who are active members of a local Christian church. Learn more about our work and our team at our website www.crosspurpose.org.  CrossPurpose was honored to be selected for the 2021 Best Places to Work list by The Denver Business Journal!  If you are just looking for a job, we are not the place for you. If you want to go ‘all in’ with a team that is passionate about helping people in our community to exit poverty, we would love to hear from you!

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