Major and Planned Giving Officer

Catholic Charities

| Minneapolis, MN | August 6, 2018

MISSION: Catholic Charities serves those most in need. We are a leader at solving poverty, creating opportunity, and advocating for justice in the community.
VISION: Poverty for no one; Opportunity for Everyone.

Primary Duties:
Designs and executes individualized donor engagement strategies to advance philanthropic relationships, using tools like Raiser’s Edge, Crescendo and other resources.

•Actively develops a portfolio of 125 – 140 Major and Planned Gift donors through plans that align the donors’ authentic interest with the needs of the organization.

•Commits to measurable activity goals that drive consistent fundraising results.

•Works closely with other gift officers and the Director or Major and Planned giving to determine the best strategy for each donor.

•Works closely with the Senior Manager of Planned Giving to discover planned giving commitment opportunities.

•Works closely with Senior Manager of Annual Giving and Associate Gift Officers to transition donors into active portfolio management.

•Works closely with the Campaign Manager to identify unique opportunities for individual major donors to provide transformational funding.

•Represents the mission of Catholic Charities with the highest integrity.

Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 5 years of successful fund raising and portfolio management experience with a non-profit organization required; Computer literacy in Microsoft Word and Excel required, Raiser’s Edge, experience preferred.

•Strong written, oral and public speaking communications skills required with demonstrated ability to make personal calls/visits to prospects/donors.

•Willingness to work occasional early mornings, nights and/or weekends for events and donor meetings.

•Must demonstrate mature judgment, initiative and the ability to make independent and effective decisions.

•Must be able to work with people of diverse cultural backgrounds and identify with the mission, goals, and objectives of Catholic Charities.

•Valid driver’s license acceptable to the insurance company, proof of current auto insurance and ability to pass a mandatory background screening.

•Working knowledge of best practices and techniques related to estate and tax planning and its applicable laws, codes and regulation.

Additional Info:
Location: Catholic Charities Adminstration Center

How To Apply:
To apply for this position click here: Major & Planned Giving Officer – FT

Catholic Charities is an Equal Opportunity Employer:

Catholic Charities does not discriminate against applicants for employment on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender, nationality, age, marital status, disability status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, sexual orientation or preference, ancestry, familial status, or any other legally protected group.

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