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Job Opportunities


As the organization prepares for strategic growth and continued impact in the community, the YWCA South Hampton Roads is seeking a new Annual Fund Manager to join our Development Team.  The Annual Fund Manager will collaborate with leadership team members and volunteers to leverage cash and in-kind contributions from individuals in support of programs and services benefitting women, children and families.  An ideal candidate for the position will be extremely enthusiastic, energetic, innovative and goal-oriented.

This is a full-time position with some nights and weekends required.  Benefits include health insurance, paid holidays, life insurance, retirement contributions, and telework options. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in business, marketing, social work, public administration or a related field preferred.
  • Experience in sales, annual fund campaigns, developing and executing special events.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with donor databases such as Raiser's Edge and benchmarking processes to support fundraising goal-setting and continuous improvement.
  • Exceptional time-management, project management and organizational skills.
  • Outstanding public speaking skills with a great deal of comfort presenting to diverse groups of stakeholders.


Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter stating salary expectations, as well as a resume with three confidential references to Ruth T. Jones, Executive Director, at hr@ywca-shr.org no later than August 31, 2014.  Insert Annual Fund Manager in email subject line.  No telephone calls please.