Major Gifts Officer
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Founded in 1915, the Central Association of the Miraculous Medal (CAMM) is dedicated to spreading devotion to Mary Immaculate and her Miraculous Medal and supporting the Vincentian Priest and Brothers of the Eastern Province with programs that provide assistance to the poorest of our brothers and sisters in Christ.
Reporting to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement, the Major Gifts Officer will develop and manage a portfolio of major donors through the moves management cycle to grow CAMM’s major giving initiatives. In conjunction with the CEO and major gifts team, the Major Gift Officer will cultivate, solicit, and steward major donors to achieve annual and capital campaign fundraising goals. The Major Gift Officer will identify major donor prospects using various research tools, initiate and nurture relationships with existing major donors and prospects, and solicit individual gifts of $5,000 and above.
Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 10 years of experience in fundraising, preferably in a religious setting. The successful candidate will be a practicing Catholic with a Marian devotion and appreciation for Vincentian values with an understanding of Catholic language. Must have significant experience and a successful track record of measurable results in soliciting and securing gifts of $5,000 and above. Success with a relationship-building and a stewardship-oriented approach to cultivating donors over an extended period of time is essential. A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required; Master’s Degree preferred; Certified Fund-Raising Executive (CFRE) and/or Advanced Certified Fund-Raising Executive (ACFRE) preferred. Must be willing and able to travel.
For a complete position description, listing of qualifications and additional information on CAMM, visit our website at www.lambertassoc.com