Careers - AMIT

Careers

Job Title: Greater Los Angeles Area Director

Description:
Responsibilities include but not limited to: 
• Solicitation of major and principal gifts
• Broadening the donor base
• Strategic planning for the region
• Fundraising events
• Leadership development and provide direction in fundraising plans and objectives
• Prospect identification and development
• Increase donor retention
• Planned giving
• Obtaining foundation and corporate support
• Oversee donor pledge collection
• Donor recognition

Candidate must:
• Have excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
• Be organized and detail-oriented
• Have ability to work effectively and independently with all levels of professional and lay leadership and organization
• Have strong leadership qualities
• Be a self-starter who can work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Be a communicator with interpersonal skills and sensibilities who perseveres, even in the face of rejection
• Possess experience in building new major donor programs
• Be well versed in face-to-face solicitations of major gifts
• Must be an outstanding relationship builder
• Have the ability to represent the organization effectively in a variety of settings and with diverse communities
• Must be outgoing, astute, sensitive, creative, passionate
• Must have integrity, poise and a sensitivity to others
• Must have proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel and Outlook

Minimum 5 years of development experience required. Knowledge of the Greater Los Angeles Jewish community helpful.

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to DebbieL@amitchildren.org