Director, Donor Engagement

  • Company:
    Brainhunter Systems Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 hours ago
  • Category:
    Sales & Marketing

We’re looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

  • Develop the overall strategy and plans to ensure the delivery of personal, unique, and meaningful stewardship and recognition experiences to ensure donors are appropriately acknowledged; feel appreciated; have confidence the Foundation will fulfill its fiduciary duties; and understand the immediate and long-term impact of their support.
  • Coordinate the development, implementation, and review for a wide range of programs and processes to ensure donors experience high-quality interactions with the Foundation, developing new approaches as required.
  • Continuously innovate and manage a range of opportunistic and donor driven initiatives to foster and enhance the Foundation’s relationship with its donors. Such initiatives include but are not limited to: media announcements, major discovery announcements, equipment installations, corporate cultivation opportunities.
  • Relevant university degree and minimum of 5-7 years of donor stewardship experience or similar directly related experience
  • Minimum 4-5 years relevant donor cultivation and high calibre initiative and program planning experience
  • Success in leading stewardship and recognition strategies in a large, complex, dynamic and sophisticated organization
  • Understanding of fundraising principles, donor relations, and charitable giving trends
  • Ability to deal with a variety of complex issues that require in-depth understanding of donor stewardship within the context of a high-level major and principal gift donor program in a decentralized organization
  • Experience designing and implementing fundraising initiatives, including individual cultivation, solicitation and recognition strategies
  • Experience in organizing, planning, executing and evaluating complex programs and events in diverse settings
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Superior writing and editing skills are essential