Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia has an opening for a
DEVELOPMENT OFFICER FOR WOMEN’S PHILANTHROPY
Jewish Federation’s Department of Women’s Philanthropy (WP) is the organization’s largest affinity group and is responsible for $6 million in gifts a year. The WP Development Officer will be part of a team that is responsible for identifying, educating, cultivating and stewarding female donors who have giving potential from $1,000 to $50,000.
Major position responsibilities will include:
Working with volunteers and other professionals facilitate conversations, cultivate relationships and identify gifting opportunities through multiple giving options such as annual, one-time, endowments and targeted giving opportunities
Face-to-face solicitation of donors
Supervision and gift development partnership with assigned volunteer gift developers
Steward Jewish Federation donors and ensure proper gift recognition and develop long-range strategies for major donors
Provide education and training about Jewish Federation through the Women’s Leadership Development Program, missions to Israel, recognition events and other programming to solicit gifts and support volunteers in their fundraising activities.
Successful candidates for this position will possess the following skills and experience:
Minimum of 3 years of experience in successful fundraising/sales for larger, sophisticated nonprofit or sales and marketing organizations with demonstrated success in cultivating and stewarding successively larger gifts or accounts
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent interpersonal/stewardship skills
Proven experience working with committees and volunteers
Attention to detail
Knowledge of Jewish culture and customs
Excellent writing skills
Access to a car
If you are interested in being considered for this position please send a resume and a brief letter detailing your qualifications and salary requirements to email@example.com.
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, vision, Rx, dental, disability and life insurance, generous vacation time and a 403b retirement savings program.
The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia mobilizes financial and volunteer resources to address the communities’ most critical priorities locally, in Israel and around the world.
The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia's mission is to mobilize financial and volunteer resources to address the community's most critical priorities in Greater Philadelphia, in Israel and around the world.