The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to put compassion at the heart of healthcare. Through our programs, education and advocacy, we reach hundreds of thousands of caregivers around the world annually. We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:
Job Title: Senior Director of Development
Organization: The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare
Location: 100 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA
Hours: 40 hours per week, Weekdays
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare is a national nonprofit organization committed to put compassion at the heart of healthcare through programs, education and advocacy. We advance compassionate healthcare by training, supporting and educating caregivers on issues like burnout and the impact of trauma and by improving patient and family experience through an emphasis on the human connection. More than 500 healthcare organizations in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand are Schwartz Center members that, along with another 220 sites in the U.K. and the Republic of Ireland, conduct our Schwartz Rounds® program. Together, we are helping hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals provide more compassionate care to millions of patients. Our operational budget is funded largely by philanthropy, with funds coming from individual, corporate and foundation donors, and secondarily from membership revenue.
You are an energetic, experienced fundraising professional with a successful track record of acquiring, cultivating, soliciting, and closing individual major gifts; developing an annual giving program; building and sustaining relationships with donors, volunteers and members of healthcare and/or businesses communities. You are also a strategic and results-oriented self-starter; possess strong inter-personal skills along with high integrity and work ethic; a flexible, consensus builder; a respectful team player who connects with the organization’s mission and is able to communicate it in a meaningful way to existing and prospective donors. You’re a quick study and can roll with change. You want to be part of a high performing, mission-driven, and growing organization striving to create a better healthcare world.
ABOUT THE WORK:
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and working closely with the Chief Operating Officer (COO) as well as with the Board, Honorary Board, Leadership Council and staff, the Senior Director of Development ensures the Schwartz Center’s continued and successful growth in philanthropy through a focus on the major giving program. The Senior Director manages the Director of Individual Giving and has support from other operational areas. The position oversees the central component of a comprehensive fundraising program that includes major giving, campaign giving, annual giving, foundation relations, and donor stewardship. The Senior Director will closely coordinate his or her efforts with the COO who oversees corporate fundraising and major events, including the annual dinner and conference, as well as the CEO.
WE’RE A GOOD FIT IF YOU HAVE:
For a deeper look at our vision and team, read more here.
In order to be considered for the Senior Director of Development role at the Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare, please follow the steps listed below to apply for the position online:
1) Go to www.mghcareers.org
2) Under the Career Opportunities tab, click on Search Jobs and Apply
3) Under External Applicants, click on View and Apply for Open Positions (A new Window will pop up)
4) In the Job Number field, type in the Job ID number 3164475
5) Follow the online instructions from there