Director of Digital Fundraising


About the organization

About buildOn: buildOn is not a charity; it's a movement! At home or abroad, buildOn's goal is to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy, and low expectations through service and education. In the U.S., buildOn empowers urban youth to transform their neighborhoods through intensive community service and to change the world by building schools in some of the economically poorest countries in the world. Internationally, buildOn is constructing schools in Haiti, Nicaragua, Nepal, Senegal, Malawi, and Mali. Our students have contributed more than 2.3 million hours of service in the U.S. and have helped build nearly 1,600 schools around the world.
buildOn is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing its employees with a work environment that is both challenging and rewarding. For additional information, please visit our website at


As buildOn’s Director of Digital Fundraising, you will apply your expertise in inbound marketing, online fundraising, lead generation, donor cultivation, content marketing, and technology to develop and lead strategies that will grow the buildOn movement and help end the education crisis across the globe.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in end-to-end creation and execution of digital -fundraising strategies, with a broad understanding of general marketing principles and trends. We are seeking to significantly expand our base of support, total revenue from small gifts, and the percentage of donors making monthly recurring gifts. We are also working to increase the number of digital donors who transition into higher touch, higher gift categories.


Required Qualifications
BA/BS in Marketing, Business, Digital Media, Communications, or a related field.
Minimum 5 years' experience in digital fundraising, marketing in positions of increasing responsibility - with a focus on digital fundraising where you've developed and executed a range of successful fundraising campaigns and identified emerging market trends.
Minimum 3+ years' experience in the nonprofit industry preferred, but consideration will be given to candidates who demonstrate skills and experience in for-profit in growing engaged constituent communities and innovation.
High-level experience with email marketing platforms (MailChimp), CRM systems (Salesforce Pardot), CPC/CPA Advertising (Google Ads), WordPress, social media platforms, and the Adobe Creative Suite a must.
Experience with HTML and other programming languages a plus.
Experience managing and coaching people.
High level' big picture' strategy and 'roll up your sleeves' execution.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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