Appointment of Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign Director

Ref: 3566

World Renew

Grand Rapids, Michigan or Burlington, Ontario

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Role Managed by:

Daniel Flynn

Research Associate

t: +1-312-957-6596


Primary Practice Group: Global Non-Profit Practice

Salary & Benefits: Commensurate with Experience

Closing Date: 04/06/2018

Formal Interview Date: August 1st & 2nd, 2018

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

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World Renew | Appointment of Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign Director


World Renew has been fighting poverty and hunger for nearly 60 years.  Successfully working at one thing for that long means we’re connected, experienced, willing to learn and to do what we say we will do.  

World Renew is committed to reducing global suffering and creating a world of  hope, resilience, and sustainable well-being for everyone who shares it.  A world that reflects Jesus’ message of  compassion and unconditional love no matter who they are and where they come from.


World Renew is compelled by God’s deep passion for justice and mercy, joining communities around the world to rebuild hope, reconcile lives, and restore creation. If  you have a desire to live justice, love mercy, and serve Christ in your everyday life, then a position with World Renew may be the career direction you are searching for.

The Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign Director will lead the World Renew Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign (CFC) over the coming four years (2018-22) by elevating revenue by 12 to 15% a year for all aspects of  the work around the world, cultivate and maintain key relationships with donors to secure necessary funds, and  maintain accountability by providing sound analysis and financial reporting.


  • A bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in a related  field  such  as  business,  marketing,  or nonprofit  management  is  preferred.  Additional relevant  education  and/or  professional development/affiliations/credentials an asset.
  • At least eight years’ working experience with at least  five  years  of  experience  in  fund-raising leadership is required, with demonstrated experience in the area of major donor development and campaign management.
  • Experience  or  exposure  to  international community  development  is  strongly  desirable and is a definite asset.


Global firm Perrett Laver will conduct an executive search process in parallel with a public advertisement of  the  role.  Following  a  thorough  review  of  all  applications  by  World  Renew’s  search  committee,  the candidates then will be invited to interview with Perrett Laver.

A successful appointment will be made subject to compensation alignment and satisfactory references.

The successful candidate will be expected to take up the post in the Grand Rapids, MI or Burlington, Ontario Office as soon as is reasonably possible.

For further information, or if  you would like to speak to someone prior to applying with any questions, please feel free to contact Perrett Laver by sending an email to 

Only fully completed applications will be accepted. To be considered this should include:

• Resume/CV listing your qualifications, education, and employment history

• Cover letter describing how you feel suitable and aligned for the role at this time. Please also include your personal motivation for working with a Christian faith-based organization and how you feel about joining  in  and  potentially  leading  in  some  of  the  organization’s  spiritual  disciplines  (prayer,  chapel, devotions, etc.)

• Be prepared to share your desired salary range

For more details, visit quoting reference number 3566. The closing date for  applications  is  Wednesday,  May  30th. Applicants  are  asked  to  provide  suitable  daytime/evening telephone number, email address, and Skype contact details.

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

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