SWANZEY, NH (August 5, 2011) – Pilgrim Pines Conference Center is seeking candidates for the position of development director. The camp is a year-round ministry of the East Coast Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church, providing a Christian environment for families, retreats, conferences, youth camps, and worship gatherings.
The newly created position will create and implement Pilgrim Pines’ strategic fundraising plan to increase gift income in support of current operations and expansion plans. While intended to be a full-time position, consideration will be given to qualified candidates who desire to work part-time.
General areas of responsibility include development, oversight and participation in all fundraising activities, including annual fund drive, major gift development, and future capital campaigns. Other responsibilities are included in the job description, which is available upon request.
Qualifications include, among other things, a personal commitment to and faith in Jesus Christ, proven skills in interpersonal relationships, flexibility to travel within the East Coast Conference, and a commitment to the camping ministry of Pilgrim Pines.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume no later than September 1, 2011, to Dave Cairns, Executive Director, Pilgrim Pines Conference Center, 220 West Shore Road, Swanzey, NH 03446. Information may also be submitted by email. “Development Director Search” should be indicated on the subject line. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.