Regional Philanthropy Officer

Description

In order to support our many humanitarian efforts, our organization depends heavily on the support of our generous donor population.  The funds we receive provide unrestricted support to our Chapters, helping us fulfill our mission to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare and respond to emergencies in our communities. As a result, we are always looking for proactive and mission-driven fundraisers with an established track record of increasing philanthropic support.

The Regional Philanthropy Officer identifies, engages, cultivates, solicits, and stewards current and prospective donors, partners and sponsors in expanding their financial support and blood drive sponsorships on behalf of the work of the American Red Cross. This position is responsible for meeting annual revenue and blood collection targets by working with an assigned portfolio of donors, sponsors and prospects to advance the mission of the organization and acknowledging and stewarding donors and sponsors on the impact of their giving to the American Red Cross.  This position is responsible for monthly, quarterly and annual attainment of both revenue and blood collection goals with a portfolio that is balanced evenly between revenue goals and blood collection goals.

This position reports to the Chief Development Officer located in Salt Lake City.  

Qualifications:
Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required. Advanced degree highly desirable.

Experience: Minimum five years sales and/or fundraising experience required. Proven experience in developing strategies for donor retention growth and recapture and proven success with complex requests is required.

Travel: This donor portfolio will cover a four county area surrounding Salt Lake City.

Apply at: www.redcross.org/jobs or https://americanredcross.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/American_Red_Cross_Careers/job/Salt-Lake-City-UT/Regional-Philanthropy-Officer_RC42730. 

Specific details

Organization American Red Cross
Contact Person Cindy Ferris
Email
Phone 202-303-4146
Closing Date ---
Salary Range $64,000-66,000 plus incentive bonus