Major and Planned Giving Officer
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota 13 reviews - Saint Paul, MN

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Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, (LSS) voted one of the top 100 employers in Minnesota in 2011, has an outstanding opportunity for a Major and Planned Giving officer in the Twin Cities Metro area. The successful candidate will establish and build relationships to effectively solicit major and planned gifts to increase the philanthropic resources of LSS in Minnesota.

Working with a compassionate and competent statewide team, the Major Gifts Officer will create and execute strategies to cultivate top current donors and provide leadership for a comprehensive planned giving program, including marketing, documenting and securing planned gifts and stewarding legacy donors, as well as assisting the LSS Foundation in achieving its fundraising goals.

Requirements: Requirements for the position include a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent with at least 5-7 years experience in gift solicitation and a proven track record. Familiarity with local and surrounding community resources and prospective donors. Excellent communication, collaborative and networking skills. The ability to use a Constituent Management database (Raiser’s Edge) and the Microsoft Office suite. A commitment to results driven service and anti-racism required. CFRE designation preferred. The ability to work independently and manage time and multiple projects and priorities. Ability to travel locally and occasionally intra state for meetings.

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Application Contact: Please submit a cover letter, resume, and online application via our website at

Position Information: LSS is committed to a total compensation philosophy which encompasses base salary, benefits, a flexible work environment and opportunities for development. Posted 11/29/12.

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Since 1865, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota has responded to Minnesota's changing needs by being wholly committed to making life better...