The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with Jackson Health Foundation in the search for a Vice President of Development.
The Vice President of Development will play a key role in the management of Jackson Health Foundation’s major gifts program on behalf of Jackson Health System, the leading health care provider in South Florida and home to a world-class transplant program, the Ryder Trauma Center, Christine E. Lynn rehabilitation hospital, and the Holtz Children’s Hospital. Reporting to and in partnership with the Senior Vice President of Development, the Vice President will execute successful principal and major gift strategies, support the grateful patient fundraising program, and help build solid, long-term relationships for the foundation with an emphasis on principal and major gift prospects and donors.
The Jackson Health Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is the fundraising arm of Jackson Health System, the most comprehensive healthcare provider in South Florida and the largest public health system in the country. Through the generosity of compassionate donors, the foundation financially assists Jackson Health System in providing world-class medical care to children and adults in South Florida, and the global community. Funds raised by the foundation helps support major projects, special needs that cannot be supported by public dollars, as well as projects of special interest to donors and philanthropists. The foundation’s fundraising efforts allow Jackson Health System to provide life-saving medical care to those in financial need, improve health care delivery, enhance the hospital experience for patients, and promote wellness and preventive medicine.
Jackson Health Foundation's and Jackson Health System's values of diversity and inclusion are aligned with its objective to provide family-centered care to all members of the community, regardless of their ability to pay. It is able to meet this objective thanks to its diverse workforce where everyone is empowered to make a difference. It embraces diversity at all levels and the common thread is for the patient and their family to be in a healthy environment where they receive the highest level of care and are treated by caregivers that effectively tend to their specific needs.
Established in 1991, Jackson Health Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors which is committed to philanthropic activities that benefit Jackson Health System. The work done through the Jackson Health Foundation is fundamentally personal. Its strength lies in its connection to the miracles performed daily throughout the Jackson Health System, and in the knowledge that every member of the Jackson team has been impacted by those miracles. This drives the foundation’s purpose, its mission, and what its values.
A bachelor's degree is required for this position. At least seven years of major gift fundraising experience and at least three years of senior management experience is preferred. Bilingual Spanish/English is desired but not required. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter and résumé.
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About Jackson Health Foundation
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