EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AT JOHN KNOX VILLAGE FOUNDATION
The John Knox Village Foundation is seeking candidates to assume the leadership position of Executive Director for the Foundation.
This role manages all aspects of the Foundation in conjunction with a comprehensive fund development plan. The successful candidate will work to maintain a high profile and foster lasting relationships with donors, prospects and constituents. This position will serve as a passionate and informed advocate for JKV and the Foundation, while clearly communicating the impact of our work throughout corporate and community networks. This role will help lead and drive the growth of the outreach initiatives beyond its existing targeted donor group.
The John Knox Village Foundation supports the mission of John Knox Village and creates opportunities for each resident to find purpose, while benefiting from excellence along the continuum of care. Our Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3), and acts as an intermediary between our generous supporters and areas of greatest need within our John Knox Village Community and the surrounding community in Broward County.
We want to speak with individuals with 8+ years' leadership experience in leading Capital Campaign/Major Gift Fundraising, Planned Giving, Charitable Gift Annuities and other plans that are offered by the Foundation. The candidate should enjoy working with elders and have excellent listening skills. Extensive experience regarding tax laws related to charitable giving mechanisms and skilled in advising donors regarding planned giving options. Fluent in a moves management system of major gift fundraising. Computer literacy and proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, Planned Giving software, Raiser's Edge and other gift data management platforms is preferred. Law degree or background in trust and estate planning preferred.
Final candidates will bring excellent oral and written communication skills along with the ability and experience in cultivating large dollar donations. Competitive compensation supported by a comprehensive benefits program and an exceptional work environment.