Careers at Idaho Public Television

Idaho Public Television is an agency of the State of Idaho and is affiliated with the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). IdahoPTV serves Idaho citizens statewide with offices in Boise, Pocatello and Moscow.


Director of Development

Non-Classified Classification

Open for Recruitment: Open Until Filled
Salary Range: $65,000 – $70,000 starting salary DOE — Plus Competitive Benefits!
Location: Boise, Idaho


Reporting to the General Manager, this full-time position is a senior level strategist, fundraiser and manager, responsible for oversight of all aspects of the development program. The Director of Development provides strategic leadership and public visibility for the development and implementation activities required to secure significant financial support from corporations, foundations, and private donors that reflects and addresses the ever-changing landscape of public media. The position entails significant interaction with the public and top-tier donors, and requires an ability to manage both people and operations in annual membership giving, capital campaigns, corporation and foundation giving, grants (private and federal), major giving, planned giving, and program sponsorship. Candidate must be an experienced development professional with a solid track record of personal successes in direct fundraising, managing campaigns, and managing/supervising staff.

More information

Download a brochure (PDF) with more details about this position and Idaho Public Television.

Special Notification

This position is exempt from classified state service and the rules of the Division of Human Resources and the Idaho Personnel Commission.

Application Instructions

To apply, applicants must submit:

  1. resume
  2. cover letter
  3. salary history for the past five years
  4. responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire attached to the brochure (PDF) cited in this announcement

Send application materials via email, mail or fax. Applicants must submit all 4 requirements listed above (resume, cover letter, salary history, and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire) in order to be considered for this vacancy or their application may be deemed incomplete and withheld from further consideration.

Please do not send links to online resumes.

Submit To

FAX: 208-373-7245
   Attn: Human Resources
   Director of Development Search
   Idaho Public Television
   1455 North Orchard St.
   Boise, Idaho 83706

Overtime Notice

At the discretion of the appointing authority, compensatory time off may be provided in lieu of overtime cash compensation.

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Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources (DHR).

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