CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Director of Leadership Giving - Foundation

Job Type:
Other
Job Number:
PBRF
Description:
Pennington Biomedical Research Foundation, which provides philanthropic support to the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, seeks a full-time Director of Leadership Giving. This position is primarily responsible for the development, implementation, and management of a sustainable constituency base of annual donors at the leadership level. The Director is responsible for the recruitment and management of a cadre of lay leaders for the campaign, and will also maintain an active portfolio of prospects for the personal solicitation of leadership gifts. Ideal candidate will have the ability to develop, cultivate, and nurture strong relationships with the board of directors, volunteers, faculty/staff, and existing/potential donors.
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree required with three to five years of successful annual giving management, nonprofit fundraising, marketing and/or sales experience is preferred. Proven experience in cultivation and personal solicitation of leadership gifts. Should be knowledgeable of the principles and practices associated with fundraising in academic setting. Applicants should submit cover letter, resume, salary requirements and three professional references to: tammy.dearie@pbrf.org.
Faculty:
To Apply:
tammy.dearie@pbrf.org.
LSU/PENNINGTON BIOMEDICAL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER