Vice President of Development

Planned Parenthood Southeastern PA
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Feb 27, 2019
Mar 29, 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Degree Level
Experience Level
Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania, (PPSP), an affiliate of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, supports Planned Parenthood activities in Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania.

PPSP is seeking a Vice President of Development, who will report to the President/CEO, support a committed Board of Directors, serve as a member of senior leadership, oversee a staff of four, and provide strategic leadership, direction, and management for all aspects of PPSP’s fundraising initiatives.

Key priorities of this position will include, but not be limited to, the following: 1) individual (major gifts, planned, annual, and matching) fundraising; 2) institutional relations; and 3) development events. The ability to communicate with passion the mission of PPSP to diverse internal and external stakeholders throughout the region will be essential. The ability to proactively message and link PPSP’s philanthropic needs to the changing healthcare landscape will be essential as well.

With outstanding strategic, communications, and relationship building skills, the Vice President of Development will bring a demonstrated track record in identifying, cultivating, and stewarding major donors on behalf of PPSP.  Experience leading a comprehensive and multi-faceted development program is critically important. The successful candidate will also be expected to be an active partner in philanthropic related activities with the President/CEO, Board, volunteers, community organizations, and state Planned Parenthood representatives in coordinating and advancing PPSP’s outreach efforts.

A Bachelor’s Degree is required; a Masters preferred. 8+ years of experience as a senior fundraising professional is required. Experience working within the context of an affiliated and/or umbrella organization would be a plus. Strong writing and technical skills, accompanied by expertise in working with donor databases, will be key.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an opportunity to join a diverse team committed to respectful, confidential, top-quality sexual and reproductive health services. People of color, bi-lingual, and LGBTQ+ candidates are encouraged to apply.

Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  PPSP is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.

To apply: Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to and enter position name Vice President of Development into the email subject line.