Overview

Are you passionate about helping families in crisis and improving healthcare?

Do you have 5+ years of experience of securing major gifts from individuals?

We are currently in search of a Major Gifts Officer for a Healthcare Nonprofit. The position is based in Washington, DC. This is a Full Time, Permanent assignment.

ORGANIZATION TYPE: Healthcare Nonprofit
LOCATION: Washington, DC
POSITION TITLE: Major Gifts Officer
DURATION: Full Time
SALARY: $85,000 – 90,000/annual

Is This Your Dream Job? Reporting to the VP of Development, this position is responsible for developing and implementing a fundraising plan for the organization, with a focus on securing individual major gifts.  The candidate will build the pipeline for and cultivate potential donors.  This person will be excited to bring their major gifts background to a dynamic team that helps families with healthcare needs.  The candidate will be an interpersonal and flexible individual that has a strong sense of independence and can handle multiple deadlines/projects.

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • 5+ years of experience in major gifts and non-profit fundraising, ideally in healthcare
  • Strong background in securing gifts from individuals, as well as corporations and foundations
  • Demonstrated experience securing 5-figure gifts
  • CFRE preferred
  • Extensive donor database knowledge, NEON is preferred
  • Flexible and can adapt to a changing environment
  • Can roll up their sleeves and take on multiple projects with enthusiasm
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with a passion for helping families in need

How You Will Spend Your Day:

  • Develop and implement a strategic plan for fundraising efforts
  • Cultivate and steward individual donors to secure major gifts, tracking activities in the donor database
  • Identify new opportunities for major and planned gifts, with a goal of securing 4+ planned gifts annually
  • Prepare strategy and proposals for meetings with donors
  • Plan and execute fundraising events
  • Some travel involved

We’d love to hear from you.

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