The FH Foundation seeks an entrepreneurial development professional as its Vice President of Development & Strategic Partnerships. The FH Foundation is a patient-centered nonprofit organization dedicated to education, advocacy, and research of Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH). Its mission is to raise awareness and save lives by increasing the rate of early diagnosis and encouraging proactive treatment. The FH Foundation is honored to have key FH opinion leaders, both from the US and international arena, sharing their expertise and research insight. The Foundation’s success is rooted in collaboration, innovation, and commitment. With the help of a dedicated group of physicians and nurse practitioners, professional organizations, governmental representatives, and volunteers, The FH Foundation takes pride in its forward-thinking and versatile approach to making a real change in the world of FH. For additional information, please visit www.thefhfoundation.org.
Reporting to the Founder/CEO as a key member of the leadership team, the Vice President of Development & Strategic Partnerships will be responsible for managing the strategic direction and oversight of a comprehensive fund development program. He/She will focus on building strategic alliances with diverse constituencies in order to drive major gift commitments from funders and achieve fundraising goals. The Vice President will play a pivotal role in the growth and evolution of this groundbreaking, globally respected $6 million organization.
Leading candidate will have at least ten years of progressively responsible, related experience from either the nonprofit or for-profit sector and a track record of raising significant support and proven success with fundraising from both institutional and individual supporters. A background in a health care environment and strong working knowledge of the medical science research community are preferred. A bachelor’s degree is required; a graduate degree is preferred. Some travel will be required.