Job Opportunities

Development Director Position

TART Trails is looking for an enthusiastic, highly organized professional with a passion for non-motorized trails and non-profit fundraising experience. The ideal candidate will be a strong team player who will thrive in a fast paced work environment in a growing organization whose mission is to enrich the Traverse region by providing a network of trails, bikeways and pedestrian ways, and encouraging their use. Please see the job description for qualifications and details on how to apply.


  • Strategic understanding of current and evolving trends in philanthropy and funding streams and ability to leverage them to advance TART’s strategic plan and mission
  • Ability to empower a team-oriented approach to leadership of TART’s fundraising efforts
  • Enthusiasm for and understanding of TART’s mission and role in the community
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and an enthusiastic approach to work and problem solving
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills – ability to connect with a broad cross-section of people
  • Experience with Microsoft office and database software (Salesforce)
  • Flexible work schedule as evening and weekend hours will be required
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in fundraising/non-profit development
  • 4 year bachelor’s degree required
  • Read the full job description here

How to Apply

To learn more about the position, please visit . Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to Only electronic submissions will be considered. The deadline for submissions is 5pm, Friday, March 30, 2018. We hope to have the position filled before the end of April 2018.