Fwd: Dev Dir Opening at Women's Educational Media

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 21 Aug 2001 12:22:51 -0700 (PDT)

>Subject: Dev Dir Opening at Women's Educational Media
>Date: Tue, 21 Aug 01 12:04:38 -0800
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>From: "Women's Educational Media" <wemfilms@womedia.org>
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>Dear Friends,
>
>Please share this information with anyone you know or listserves you are
>part of -- we're looking for a terrific person to be part of our team.
>
>Thanks so much,
>Debra Chasnoff and Helen Cohen
>Senior Producers
>Women's Educational Media
>
>
>
>JOB OPENING: DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR
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>Women's Educational Media, a nationally recognized non-profit film and
>video
>production and distribution company based in San Francisco, is seeking a
>Development Director experienced in managing a diversified fundraising
>program. WEM is the producer of highly acclaimed social issue
>documentaries
>including THAT'S A FAMILY! - the new film for kids about family
>diversity,
>IT'S ELEMENTARY-Talking About Gay Issues in School, and the Academy Award
>winning DEADLY DECEPTION.
>
>The Development Director is a new full time position and will be in charge
>of coordinating all fundraising with individual donors, foundations, and
>corporations. The funds raised support the creation of new films and the
>political/educational distribution campaigns for existing films and
>videos.
>Job responsibilities include developing and executing an annual
>development
>plan, calendar and timeline; writing and preparing funding proposals,
>grant
>reports, and project budgets; researching and cultivating new funding
>sources; coordinating direct mail fundraising campaigns; organizing
>fundraising events; hiring and supervising independent consultants; and
>overseeing major donor solicitation.
>
>Requirements for the position include: 3 - 5 years development experience;
>excellent writing ability, preferably in grantwriting; familiarity with
>the
>foundation world; excellent project management skills, the ability to work
>independently; and a proven track record with major donor fundraising.
>Must
>be highly motivated and passionate about the work WEM does.
>
>Intense but very informal work environment. A good sense of humor is a
>must!
>Reports to Senior Producers. Salary range $50,000 - $60,000 depending on
>experience. Full health and vacation benefits. People of color strongly
>encouraged to apply. Fax resume and cover letter to 415 641 4632 or
>email
>wemfilms@womedia.org. For more information about WEM, please visit our
>website, www.womedia.org.
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>Michelle Alcedo
>Administrative Assistant
>Women's Educational Media
>2180 Bryant Street Suite 203
>San Francisco, CA 94110
>415.641.4616
>415.641.4632 fax
>www.womedia.org

Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
510-643-8566
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu