This is an exempt, full time (M-F) position based in Bayside, CA. Compensation is $70,000-$90,000/year DOE, and includes health, retirement benefits, and paid holidays and sick time. This position may include weekend and after hours work as needed.
Deadline to Apply: Friday, January 26, 2018
The Director of Donor Engagement is expected to be a full participant in achieving Foundation objectives of generosity, leadership and, inclusion for the entire organization. This position is responsible for connecting donors to HAF work in the community and to effectively communicate HAF’s efforts overall.
This individual is responsible for direction and oversight of all HAF donor services, including planned giving, facilitating donor generosity, and new fund creation. Additionally, they will provide technical assistance for individuals and their advisors to develop planned gifts; assist in the creation of outreach and communications materials; identify and build relationships with key people in communities; integrate efforts with HAF’s community initiatives, grantmaking, programs, and affiliates; and support the establishment of the Opportunity Fund. In conjunction with the HAF Board of Directors, Executive Director, and Senior Management team, this position has specific responsibility for related policy and procedure development, plus supervision of Donor Engagement personnel.
The ideal candidate will possess superior organizational, planning, and engagement skills to ensure alignment of role and responsibilities of self and team within HAF’s mission, culture, values, and strategic goals; is self-motivated, accountable and interested in professional and personal development, with high integrity in actions, communications, relationships, and in leading teams; is willing and able to grow in understanding of local cultures and regional characteristics, and uses a goal of diversity and equity to inspire collaboration and communications; and represents all the work of HAF with enthusiasm and presents publicly as needed.
Those interested in applying are strongly encouraged to review the job announcment below for a complete list of minimum and preferred qualifications:
Director of Donor Engagement Job Announcement 12.2017.pdf
Application Procedure: Please email the following three (3) documents to email@example.com:
- An electronic resume (preferably in PDF or Word format)
- A cover letter (Please use your cover letter to explain your experience in any of the minimum or preferred qualifications required for this position if they are not specifically addressed in your resume. Applicants are evaluated based on how well they match the desired qualifications in this job description.)
- A short writing sample (no more than 3-5 pages, demonstrating your ability to think critically and communicate effectively)
More Information: For more information about this position, contact Patrick Cleary at firstname.lastname@example.org or (707)442-2993. For more information about Humboldt Area Foundation, visit www.hafoundation.org.