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Regional Director of Development (ABLE)

Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (ABLE), a non-profit regional law firm that provides high-quality legal assistance to low-income persons and groups in western Ohio, seeks a bright, creative, energetic, and outstanding individual to serve as Regional Director of Development.

ABLE partners with Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc (LAWO) to provide a full range of legal services in western Ohio. The Regional Director of Development is responsible for the development and implementation of an enhanced annual campaign and event in the Toledo area, major gift campaign, planned giving volunteer engagement and community collaboration, targeted prospecting and outreach, and stewardship activities.

Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience; law experience or degree is a plus. 3 to 5 years fundraising and development leadership experience, business development and/or related field required. Supervisory and leadership skills required. Must have excellent verbal and interpersonal skills, including public speaking, excellent writer, a passion for fundraising. Proficiency with fundraising software and experience with social media highly preferred. A commitment to the mission of ABLE and LAWO is a must. Candidate should be highly organized, creative and a self-starter with a high degree of dependability, trustworthiness, and loyalty. Must be able to mentor and to coach, motivate, and work effectively with people, work with diverse individuals in an inclusive, collaborative environment, and work effectively in a team oriented, collaborative decision-making environment. Attention to results and accountability. Must be accessible for meetings before and after normal work hours and willing to travel as necessary. Salary depends on relevant experience. Excellent fringe benefits.

To apply, send resume and cover letter electronically as soon as possible, in Microsoft Word format, to:

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***Only applications submitted via email will be accepted***

ABLE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and places a high value on diversity in our workplace, including diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, and physical ability. We strive to create an environment welcoming to all individuals and we encourage applications from individuals traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession. Equal access to ABLE’s office is available. Applicants requiring accommodation to the interview/ application process should contact the recruitment coordinator at the address listed above.