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Fund Development Manager, Manitoba/Nunavut (Closing Date: July 28-17)

Company: The Arthritis Society
Date Posted: May 7, 2017

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare a sound major gift and individual donor plan aligned with business plan goals
  • Lead the Individual Giving program including Planned Giving
  • Develop corporate partnerships and demonstrate excellent customer service practice
  • Assist the Regional Manager with Walk sponsorships and Foundation grants as required
  • Facilitate the ongoing stewardship of donors to maintain and support a positive image for The Society
  • Maintain communication locally and with Prairie fund development team
  • Support Regional Manager with all fundraising activities as required

Experience & Qualifications

  • Post-secondary degree with a minimum of five years’ experience in fund development with at least two years experience within a management role
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing an integrated fund development program including major gifts, planned giving, annual giving and special events
  • Knowledge and experience with individual, corporate and foundation solicitations
  • Capacity to work easily and effectively with a wide range of people, build relationships, be articulate and engaging and possess interpersonal skills to relate to and motivate prospective donors
  • Proven ability to inspire, motivate, mentor and develop staff and volunteers
  • Excellent time management, communication, decision making, presentation and organizational skills
  • Ability to represent The Arthritis Society’s mission, vision, goals and fund development program with the highest professional standards
  • Proficient computer skills, experience with Raiser’s Edge an asset

If you would like more information about this position or The Arthritis Society, please visit
http://bit.ly/AS-FDM or contact Lisa Cefali, Partner, Executive Search & Strategic Development at (204) 934‑8833.

If you believe you can make a strong contribution to this organization as a Fund Development Manager, please submit your resume in confidence to lisa.cefali@legacybowes.com quoting #173160.