Under new and exciting leadership, Joslin’s Development department is extending a search for an experienced Senior Director of Development, Corporate and Foundation Relations to be a critical part of our fundraising team.
Reporting directly to the Chief Development Officer, this role will serve as a senior member for the Development team and manage corporate and foundation frontline fundraising for Joslin Diabetes Center priorities.
S/he serves as a strategist for all philanthropic fundraising for institutional prospects and donors and is the main point of contact for corporations and foundations seeking partnerships with Joslin. The Senior Director works closely and collaboratively with Joslin leadership, chiefs, physicians, researchers and key others to engage and create philanthropic partnerships with Joslin. The Senior Director also leads implementation of best practices regarding corporate and foundation relations operations within the larger Development framework. Additionally, s/he will manage and maintain corporate partnerships pertaining to cause marketing opportunities in collaboration with the event team.
If you enjoy taking ownership and creating and implementing strategies designed to dramatically increase funding from corporate and foundation partnerships, our role may be an ideal match for you.
Joslin is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. Joslin values diversity and inclusion, and we encourage diversity applicants.
10+ years’ of related work experience with a minimum of 3-5 years supervisory/management experience
At least 5 years’ experience in academic medicine
Advanced skills with Microsoft applications which may include Outlook, Word, and Excel, PowerPoint or Access and other web-based applications.
Proficiency with writing and synthesizing complex and abstract topics into proposals.
Ability to perform analyses and maintain databases.
About Joslin Diabetes Center
Joslin Diabetes Center is world-renowned for its deep expertise in diabetes treatment and research. Joslin is dedicated to finding a cure for diabetes and ensuring that people with diabetes live long, healthy lives. We develop and disseminate innovative patient therapies and scientific discoveries throughout the world. Joslin is an independent, non-profit institution affiliated with Harvard Medical School, and one of only 16 NIH-designated Diabetes Research Centers in the U.S.