Annual Giving, Donor Relations/Stewardship, Major Gifts
4 Year Degree
The National Psoriasis Foundation (“NPF”) is a dynamic and growing non-profit dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. A national organization headquartered in Portland, OR, NPF is seeking an experienced, full time Gifts Officer. The Gifts Officer is an integral member of NPF’s fundraising team and will help to identify, engage, cultivate, solicit and steward current and prospective donors to meet NPF’s annual fundraising goals and objectives as well as two newly launched campaigns to fund research.
Responsibilities include developing/implementing cultivation, solicitation and stewardship plans and strategies for prospective donors capable of making annual gifts at the $1,000 up to $10,000 level. The Gifts Officer will be responsible for developing a major gifts portfolio comprised of 125 to 150 donor prospects and raising a total of $500,000 the first year. Annual gifts are raised through regular cultivation meetings, in-person solicitations, and stewardship activities and events. Additional responsibilities include assisting in the execution of, and follow up to, donor development events; researching donor prospects; incorporating moves management to increase current donors’ engagement and giving levels; and inputting and maintaining prospect/donor cultivation records in NPF’s database.
Requirements include a bachelor’s degree, with three+ years of individual donor solicitation or other fundraising experience with an emphasis on relationship building. Candidate is to have strong professional fundraising skills with proven experience securing gifts from individuals, preferably in a healthcare or disease-specific area, and the ability to effectively build and manage relationships. The ideal candidate will have excellent written, oral, interpersonal communication skills; strong multi-tasking and organizational skills; and solid presentation skills. This is a remote position that requires frequent overnight travel. Candidate to work from their home-based office and live near a major airport. Please forward a cover letter with salary requirement and your resume to: Human Resources, National Psoriasis Foundation, Link: https://www.psoriasis.org/about-us/jobs, 6600 SW 92nd Ave, Ste 300 Portland, OR 97223, Fax (503) 245-0626, E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
About National Psoriasis Foundation
The National Psoriasis Foundation is the world's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to educating, serving and empowering people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. For more than 35 years, the Psoriasis Foundation has made a significant difference in the way psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are treated and perceived. We are supported by the donations of more than 52,000 members.