Director of Development

Director of Development
(Full-time position to be based in Fredericton or Moncton)

Ability New Brunswick is looking for a dynamic, strategic and visionary Director of Development to join our team. The successful candidate will lead our fund development strategy and build a circle of committed partners and donors to ensure a vibrant and sustainable organization. The Director of Development will be responsible for the development, direction and success of our giving program, peer fundraising events, donor communications and relations as well as partnership development with foundations and corporations. Our Director of Development will be passionate about our mission and develop active and productive relationships with donors, sponsors and volunteers.


  • Post-secondary education in business, marketing or a related field
  • Experience in marketing, fundraising management, special events planning and public relations
  • Proven track record of building relationships and securing philanthropic commitments from individuals, corporations and foundations
  • Experience in volunteer management
  • Superior research, communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent writing skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and social media
  • Excellent organizational, problem solving and creative thinking skills
  • Outstanding leadership and teamwork abilities
  • A knowledge of and passion for disability issues

Salary: $55,000-$65,000 + benefit package. Travel throughout New Brunswick and use of own vehicle is required. Applications must be received at the address below no later than June 18, 2018 4:00 PM. Only applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.

Ability New Brunswick/Capacité Nouveau-Brunswick
440 Wilsey Road, Suite 102
Fredericton, NB E3B 7G5

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