FW: ACB Vacancy Announcement: Director of Development
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From: leadership [mailto:leadership-bounces@...] On Behalf Of Eric Bridges via leadership
Sent: Friday, January 10, 2020 8:07 AM
Subject: [leadership] ACB Vacancy Announcement: Director of Development
ACB Vacancy Announcement: Director of Development
Link to announcement: https://acb.org/vacancy-announcement-director-development
The American Council of the Blind (ACB) is seeking a full-time Director of Development to work in its national office in Alexandria, VA. The Director of Development will report to the Executive Director and work in conjunction with the ACB team in the areas of fundraising, resource development, and public relations.
The American Council of the Blind (ACB) is a national membership organization formed by people who are blind to promote the independence, dignity and advancement of people with blindness and visual impairment. Members are blind, visually impaired or fully sighted people from all walks of life, and range in age from teens to seniors. Issues which receive ACB’s attention include civil rights, education, employment, Social Security benefits, rehabilitation services, guide dog access, pedestrian safety, travel and recreation, expanded public transportation, adaptive technology, braille literacy and more. When appropriate, ACB works in coalition with other disability groups worldwide to create a range of effective programs for people who are visually impaired.
The primary responsibilities of this position will include:
A successful candidate must have the following skills and abilities:
Applicants must send a resume, cover letter, and brief writing sample by e-mail to jobs@....
Applications must be received by Monday, February 10, 2020.
The American Council of the Blind, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At the American Council of the Blind, we strive to develop an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse make-up of the blind and visually impaired community. Blindness touches people from all walks of life; ACB embraces this diversity. ACB works to bring in members of all nationalities, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disabilities, ages, genders, and other minority groups to fully represent the blind and visually impaired community in all the advocacy work we do.