Development - General, Donor Relations/Stewardship, Foundation
The Executive Director, Foundation will report directly to the Chair of the Foundation Board and the Chief Executive Officer of Ellis Medicine. This executive is responsible for leading and implementing a fundraising program that will increase philanthropic support for the programs and services and capital projects of Ellis Medicine. The Executive Director must have progressive experience in development and nonprofit administration, with leadership responsibility and a track record of successful accomplishments in all phases of Foundation work. The selected candidate will have demonstrated personal success in soliciting and stewarding seven-figure gifts and leading a successful capital campaign with a goal of $20 million or more.
The candidate must possess 10 plus years of leadership experience in fundraising. A bachelor’s degree is required, and a master’s degree from an accredited institution is preferred. Experience in healthcare fundraising is a plus.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Ellis Medicine is a 438-bed community and teaching healthcare system serving New York’s Capital Region. With four campuses – Ellis Hospital, Ellis Health Center, Bellevue Woman’s Center and Medical Center of Clifton Park – five additional service locations, more than 3,300 employees and more than 700 medical staff members, Ellis Medicine is proud to provide a lifetime of care for patients. Ellis M...edicine is the sole provider of acute hospital care in Schenectady County. Ellis offers an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services – including cardiac, cancer, emergency, neuroscience and women’s services.