Preference Personnel

Development Officer

Posted March 01, 2019Consultant: Cory Holen
  • Professional Position
  • Located in Fargo/Moorhead
  • Full Time Position

Preference Employment Solutions is now recruiting for a Development Officer to lead fundraising and public relations with a local agricultural company. A successful candidate would have a strong understanding of the agricultural business and have previous business to business sales experience.

Position Overview:

• Oversees fundraising processes and strategies
• Serves as a spokesperson for the organization
• Develops profiles of potential sponsors, grantors, planned giving and major gift prospects
• Maintains computer files and records of potential donors, grants and sponsorships
• Cultivates and solicits potential donors
• Maintains existing funding levels
• Maintains donor and sponsor relationships
• Revises the fundraising development plan annually
• Organizes and manages special events
• Assist in media coverage

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate:

• Strong leadership skills with great professional judgment
• Must have a strong personality with the ability to work with many different types of personalities
• Strong communication skills
• Outstanding customer service and relationship building skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Detail oriented 
• Excellent time management skills



How to Apply:

• Contact: Cory at (701) 293-6905
• Email:
• Visit Us: 2605 42nd Street South, Ste 100 in Fargo, ND 
Office Hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30am-5:00pm

Please contact Cory Holen by emailing your resume to

What Preference Employment Solutions Offers You:
We are a local employment company successfully assisting job seekers for over 30 years! Join our network to access a variety of benefits:
  • Preference Employment Solutions is FREE & CONFIDENTIAL for Job Seekers
  • Your information is never shared without your permission
  • Direct Hire, Temp-to-Hire, Temporary and Project Based opportunities to fit your needs
  • Professional, Administrative, Industrial and Healthcare placement specializations
  • Access to the area’s top employers and hiring managers
  • ACA Compliant with health insurance options for qualifying employees
  • Preference Employment Solutions is an equal opportunity employer
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