Careers/Leadership Center

Job Title: Major Gifts Associate

Date Last Updated: 1/16/2013
Job ID #: 10229

Role/Job Category:Campaign/Financial Resource Development
Organization Name:Jewish federation of Greater Los Angeles
Location:Los Angeles,California


Major Gifts Associate
Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles

Principal Duties:

Assists in the research, identification and cultivation of donor prospects for the annual Campaign in the assigned business divisions. Solicits/co-solicits current major gift donors for annual gifts. Solicits/co-solicits upgrades and new major gift donors for their annual gifts. Develops and sustains relationships with qualified major gifts donors favorable to upgrading individual giving, expansion of donor-base and leadership development. Based on established guidelines, utilizes fundraising database to document and maintain files of donor/prospect and substantive ongoing "moves" contacts. Assists in the formulation of cultivation plans and solicitation strategies of major gifts donors/prospects. Identifies, recruits, organizes and trains volunteer workers in furtherance of Campaign goals. Assures adherence to annual Campaign timetable and schedules. Staffs, as required, special events or other activities, leadership development groups and committees. Assigns tasks to support personnel in coordination with Director of Campaign Administration. May carry out various functions as otherwise assigned.

Additional Duties:

Other duties may be assigned as needed including assisting with the Campaign.

Education, Skill and Experience Requirements:

BA required, advanced degree preferred. 5 years experience in fundraising and or related activity with a local or national organization. Previous experience in social work, community organization or related experience desired. College graduate with knowledge and/or administrative experience. Experience with computer-based applications and systems such as Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint. Knowledge of the Jewish community, strong verbal, writing and organizational skills highly desirable. Appropriate education and related experience strongly desired.

Desired Education Degree/Level:Bachelor's

Career Level:5-10 yrs. experience

How To Apply
Contact For Job:JFNA-MCLE-CM
Contact Title:Consultant
Preferred Contact Method:E-mail
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