Director of Development

Website Lutheran SeniorLife

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Flourish in a place you can be proud of. At Lutheran SeniorLife, you can proudly go to work every day, knowing you’re an important part of a well-run organization with the highest standards. Your efforts are what help us achieve our great reputation for quality care, facilities and staff. Together we’ll grow and sustain this rewarding, enriching environment for both seniors and employees.

Responsible for overseeing donor relations of Lutheran SeniorLife Foundation. Works closely with the Foundation President in coordinating the fundraising initiatives of all entities of Lutheran SeniorLife.  Develops fundraising campaigns and appeals, and increases giving through creative marketing and communication via mail, phone, email, social media and personal solicitation.  Develops potential donors, maintains ongoing relationships with existing donors including individuals, groups and other organizations.  Identifies major and planned giving prospects.  Updates, maintains and analyzes all relevant records and data pertaining to fundraising activities, making changes to the program when necessary.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) in a related field.
  • Three years of proven fundraising success.
  • Travel required. Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license to visit donors and prospects.
  • Working knowledge of computers, Microsoft Word and Excel required.
  • Experience using fundraising software and database.

Lutheran SeniorLife and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.lutheranseniorlife.org.