Director of Development - Military Ministry

Development – Virginia Beach, VA 

The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) is seeking a development professional to plan, develop, and implement marketing and fundraising strategies that grow CBN’s military ministry outreach, Helping the Home Front.  This creative opportunity will implement cross-platform messaging and content to raise awareness, expand the network of church partnerships, increase donors and corporate sponsors, and enrich overall engagement.  Drawing on strong networking experience, this role will act as a brand ambassador to churches, military chaplains, and other partner organizations.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Demonstrated success in marketing campaign development and implementation
  • 5-10 years of marketing and/or fundraising experience in a nonprofit industry
  • Preferred background in military chaplaincy and/or ministry to military families
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills with ability to cast vision and articulate the mission, goals, and values of the brand and larger organization
  • Strong analytical skills across various marketing channels and platforms with the ability to analyze, monitor, evaluate, and optimize strategic marketing plans
  • Proficient knowledge of digital media and marketing software and analytics with the ability to learn emerging technology
  • Proven ability to build consensus, work effectively across departments and interact with external publics in a positive and professional manner
  • Strong project management skills with ability to work well under pressure, spearhead multiple projects, and consistently meet deadlines
  • Flexible with the ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work both independently and as a collaborative member of a larger team
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, digital and social media, CRM database software, marketing automation, and data visualization tools
  • BA/BS degree in Marketing, Advertising, Business, or related field
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