Director of Development and External Relations

Job Description
Agency/Organization: 
Explora
How to Apply: 
send a cover letter and resume to: Patrick Lopez, Executive Director Explora, 1701 Mountain Road NW Albuquerque, NM 87104
Main Areas of Responsibility: 
Responsible for development, marketing, public and media relations, publications, grant-writing, membership, and volunteers. Work with Executive Director to develop and implement innovative strategies for fundraising from individuals, corporations, and foundations to support the operation and vision at Explora, as well as possible future capital and endowment campaigns.
Additional Areas of Responsibility: 
Supervise development, marketing, membership, publications, and volunteer program staff.
Other Information/Requirements: 
BA/BS; minimum 5 years experience in development and external relations; experience in program development and management, and staff supervision; strong and broad fundraising background; ability to manage timelines for short and long-term deadlines; computer literacy (data bases, spreadsheets); excellent written and oral communication skills.
Contact Information
Holly Varela
Explora
1701 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque
New Mexico
87104
USA
Business Phone: 
505-224-8305
Business Fax: 
505-224-8325
Email Address: 
hvarela@explora.us