Cover letter and Resume are required.
A minimum of five years experience in professional fund raising environment with proven ability to obtain major gifts.
Extensive skills in typing with speed and accuracy, computer, calculator, photocopier, multi-line telephone,fax and performing general bookkeeping withaccuracy
Knowledge of fund raising/development practices, ethics, standards, and reporting, specifically in the area of major and planned giving.
Skilled with advanced oral and written communication.
Demonstrated ability to network, build meaningful relationships, and effectively communicate organizational mission.
Highly organized with the ability to apply strategic thinking and creativity to the major gift process.
Ability to establish and manage department budget.
Certified Fund Raising Executive status (CFRE)
Educational courses including desktop publishing, word processing, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
Capital campaign experience
Event coordination experience
Database management and desktop publishing experience.
Office, file and record organization.
Responsible for furthering the mission of Bozeman Deaconess Foundation by conducting major and planned gift solicitations and other fund raising activities to maintain a high level of public awareness about Bozeman Deaconess Health Services and the importance of philanthropic donations to its programs and services.
Maintain timely and consistent contact with donors and potential donors in order to establish, sustain and enhance positive relationships leading to an initial gift, repeated gifts and upgraded gifts.
Communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with a variety of public constituencies, including board and committee members, to advance the foundation’s growth potential.
20% Assist in overall planning and implementation of foundation efforts and events with other staff.
Additional Job Functions
Perform miscellaneous office tasks and organizational duties as needed.
Maintain a high degree of knowledge of the development field.