Educare Central Maine Director of Advancement
Waterville, ME Child & Family Services
Job Type

KVCAP’s Child and Family Services is looking to fill the position of Educare Central Maine Director of Advancement.   

The Director of Advancement will:

  • lead and coordinate fundraising objectives.
  • be self-motivated.
  • possess knowledge and demonstrate astute cultivation skills to engage philanthropic and community donors.
  • solicit and secure donations and pledges.
  • actively seek public/private funding opportunities.
  • engage in marketing and publicity efforts to promote Educare.
  • lead a development committee.
  • demonstrate interest in all aspects of Educare with dedication to promoting long-term sustainability. 

  • Minimum of five years paid experience in fundraising, with a minimum of three years in a leadership role. 
  • Proven track record in donor solicitation and stewardship. 
  • Proven success in securing gifts/pledges and foundation support to meet goals; operational and endowment.
  • Superb presentation skills; persuasive and influential with diverse groups including major donors, corporate executives, at local, state and national levels.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and use of a vehicle insured to state of Maine requirements. 
  • Ability to pass State Bureau of Investigation, Department of Motor Vehicle, Department of Health and Human Services, Fraud, and National sex offender registry background checks. 

Education Requirements: 

Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) 


Benefits may include:

  • Paid holidays
  • Accrual of paid time off
  • Employer sponsored retirement plan
  • Health, life, dental/vision, and disability insurance options
  • Professional Development support
Salary Description
$57,856 - $86,798 yearly