Recruitment: Campaign Director

We are looking for a Campaign Director to direct our fundraising campaigns in North America, with particular focus on raising funds from individuals, organizations, foundations and government grants that are outside of the Buddhist networks.

The campaign director will work closely with and report to 84000’s operations committee on all development operations in North America; and will inspire, manage, and develop the North American volunteer fundraising team.
An ideal candidate will be a proven fundraising professional who is passionate about our mission, has substantial relevant experience, has a successful fundraising track record, well networked with heritage groups and web technology groups, and has excellent communications skills. The candidate is expected to work from home, and is not city dependent as long as he/she can access networks and funders in person as required.

Fundraising Goals:

In 3 months: to develop a cogent fundraising plan for the West.

In 6 months: to introduce 84000 into well-established relevant organisations and foundations; and to have meaningful meetings set up with decision makers inside these organizations.

In 12 months: to have raised a substantive amount to be mutually agreed upon from outside of the Buddhist networks.

Compensation will commensurate with experience and qualifications.

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If you know someone suitable for the position, or if you personally feel passionate about the 84000 cause, and have relevant skills and experience, please contact us at

Applications close on October 21, 2011.

Posted: 1 Oct 2011