For over 40 years, Special Olympics has been improving the quality of life for people with intellectual disabilities by providing them with year-round sports training and competition opportunities.  Put your skills to use in a creative, fast-paced and dynamic environment while helping to inspire others towards greatness.  We look for smart, professional highly motivated self starters who like to work in a fun environment with a desire to help others.  Special Olympics is an equal opportunity employer.


Position - Development Director

Reports to:  Executive Director

Location:  Northern Nevada

Job Duties

Reporting to SONV’s Executive Director and based in Northern Nevada, the Development Director will identify and secure corporate partners to financially support the organization’s governance, programs and events. This position will also grow, manage and support SONV’s partnership with local law enforcement agencies that participate in the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR). LETR fundraises on behalf of SONV, participates in athlete recognition opportunities and helps expand awareness of our movement. In addition to the above, the Development Director will provide support with our grant writing process and will assist our Community Sports Program by working directly with athletes and engaging in event logistics. 

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