Year Round Staff Job Opening

Director of Development

At Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries (NLOM), our campers, retreat guests, staff, and volunteers experience gracious people, sacred places, and significant experiences. We are looking for a Director of Development who will lead our fundraising activities.

Job Responsibilities:

This full-time, year-round Director of Development is responsible for the planning, organizing, directing and leading of NLOM’s fundraising activities. This includes major gifts, annual fund, planned giving, special events and capital campaign programs. The Director of Development works closely with the Executive Director and the NLOM Board in all development and fundraising endeavors. This senior leader works to ensure that the mission, goals, accomplishments and opportunities that lie before Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries are interpreted to individuals, groups and organizations, and that they are invited to make charitable contributions that further the ministry of NLOM..


  • Passion for the mission of NLOM, especially the faith formation of children.

  • 3+ years of successful direct major gifts fundraising experience required. Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) accreditation encouraged.

  • A commitment to personal faith formation, including active membership in a congregation (ELCA preferred) and a working knowledge of the ELCA teachings and structure.

  • Adhere to ethical development practices and abide by the ALDE “Code of Ethical Principles and Practices”

  • Maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information

To Apply:

A resume and cover letter may be directed, in confidence, to Gaye Lindfors at