Primary Function The Director of Leadership Gifts will report directly to and collaborate with the Sr. Director of Leadership Gifts. The successful candidate will live and work within assigned region (South Florida) where their prospects and major donors are located. The Director of Leadership Gifts will manage a portfolio of approximately 150-200 major gift donors to include cultivation and stewardship activities.
Minimum Qualifications Required
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in fundraising, communications or a related field.
A minimum of five years of increasing experience in a major gift role with a proven track record of cultivating, upgrading and closing six-figure gifts.
Highly effective interpersonal, conversational and presentation skills leading to developing and maintaining positive relationships with a broad spectrum of donors/prospects.
Salary and benefits are highly competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Benefits We offer highly competitive compensation in addition to an extensive benefits package including:
Paid time off – 27 days
11 Paid Holidays
Medical, Dental and Vision benefits
403(b) 7.5% of salary, no match required
We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees and strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward their cover letter, resume and salary requirement to email@example.com. Please reference “Director of Leadership Gifts” in the subject line.
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