According to prescribed policies and procedures of the organization including all applicable state, federal and accreditation regulations and under the general supervision of the Senior Vice President Philanthropy and Mission Impact, the Director of Philanthropy is responsible for pursuing major gifts/grants from individuals, corporations, foundations, and government sources. The role will oversee special fundraising campaigns throughout the organization, including capital and program focused initiatives. The Director of Philanthropy will assist in developing and managing national partnerships with funders and service partners.
Education: Must have a Bachelors degree in a relevant area. Masters degree preferred.
Experience: Minimum five years of progressively responsible fundraising or non-profit management experience including successful work in major gifts/grants
Travel: Must be willing to travel
Mental: Must have exceptional written, verbal, analytical, leadership, and interpersonal skills
Skills: Strong ability to establish objectives, set performance standards, and organize successful approaches to achieving fundraising goals. A proven track record of solid relationship building both internal and external constituencies. Demonstrated knowledge of grant writing. Understanding of donor databases and wealth screening tools. Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Vision: Normal: Consistent with standard workflow.