Major Gifts Officer -Madison, WI

By: Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin

Job Summary:

PURPOSE OF POSITION: 

The major gifts officer is responsible for identification, research, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of a portfolio of individual major donors and major donor prospects in the southwest region.  This position will also support fundraising for Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin.  

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: 

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus a minimum of five - seven years of relevant fund development or fundraising experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.  Experience with a capital campaign or other special fundraising campaigns highly desired

  • DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

    • Maintain and develop strong and engaged relationships with current major donors and develop new relationships through cultivation and prospecting opportunities via one-on-one visits, small groups and other meaningful contacts. 
    • Work closely and strategically with CEO, other senior staff, board members and volunteers to engage them in key processes: major donor identification, research, cultivation, stewardship, and solicitation, as appropriate.  Manage all of these processes. 
    • Sustain and expand financial contributions from donors and prospects.   
    • Develop and implement a strategy for cultivation of both major donors and prospects.  
    • As part of the above strategy, develop and implement a year-round communications plan for ongoing face to face, phone and email contact with key donors, prospects and volunteers. 
    • Represent PPWI at key community events, using these opportunities as public relations, cultivation and/or prospecting opportunities. 
    • Manage key volunteer efforts as needed, serving as liaison, and resource/support. 
    • Work closely with other development staff to coordinate and integrate major gifts work with the Annual Campaign, Capital Campaign, Planned Giving and Grant seeking efforts. 
    • Help to plan and implement special events including the annual Share Our Vision event. 
    • Other duties as assigned. 

 

How to Apply:

To express your interest in the Major Gifts Officer - Madison position and to be considered, please provide your current resume and cover letter on our careers page. 

The direct link to apply : https://jobs.lever.co/ppwi/062110ed-466f-4c01-930e-1a6166ce4d68

Please note:

·         References will not be contacted until a candidate has been notified.

·         Background checks will subsequently be performed,with candidate permission, and are required to be hired for this position.

·         All inquiries and interactions with potential candidates are kept in confidence.

PPWI is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace.