Washington, DC

Director of Development, Martha's Table

The Organization
Martha’s Table (www.marthastable.org) is in the midst of exciting growth and service expansion. For 35 years, Martha’s Table has worked to build a better future for children, their families, and neighbors in the District of Columbia by increasing access to healthy starts, healthy eating, and healthy connections. What began in 1979 as a place for children to receive free food after school gradually expanded into sustainable services to help 18,000 people who are struggling against poverty, with the help of 14,000 volunteers every year. As it celebrates 35 years, Martha’s Table is setting the table for the next 35 by opening an exciting new facility to serve the Hillsdale community in Ward 8. By expanding our network, Martha’s Table will be building on our rich history, values, expertise, and results in order to address some of the greatest challenges facing District families today.

Position Overview
Martha’s Table is seeking a Director of Development who can contribute to a strong team. This position reports directly to President and CEO Patty Stonesifer. The Director will have the opportunity to lead, design, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive development program at Martha’s Table. As a member of the senior management team, the Director of Development will be an integral part of the exciting expansion and share responsibility for the overall management of Martha’s Table.

The ideal candidate’s qualifications include:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university
• At least five (5) years of supervisory and administrative experience in a development department
• A deep, broad knowledge of development with experience in all aspects of fundraising
• A strong background in securing major gifts
• Experience diversifying funding streams

How To Apply
To apply, please submit a resume to jobs@marthastable.org.

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