Regional Major Gifts Officer
Company: The Salvation Army
Posted on: May 13, 2022
Regional Major Gifts Officer in the Potomac Division
Do you have at least 3 years' experience related to outside
territory sales, public relations, fundraising, philanthropy,
alumni affairs, insurance, ministry, or financial services? Are you
looking for a fulfilling new career path? Would you like to work
for one of the largest Christian organizations in the world? This
opportunity might be just what you are looking for!
The Salvation Army Potomac Division has an opening for a "Regional
Major Gifts Officer" based in Northern Virginia, Greater Washington
The Salvation Army operates in communities across the United
States. We are committed to meeting human needs wherever we can by
providing food distribution, disaster relief, rehabilitation
centers, anti-human trafficking efforts, housing for homeless,
basic needs assistance, children's programs, and many other
This fundraising development position will:
Raise funds to enable the Mission of The Salvation Army by
aggressively developing and nurturing current and prospective
donors including individuals, foundations, and corporations.
Respond to inquiries and communicate with donors, advisory
organization members, Salvation Army staff and Officers
Be responsible for designing, revising, and implementing a giving
plan for every donor in their portfolio in order to reach an annual
Travels often to meet with donors throughout the assigned territory
of National Capital Area Command (Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax,
Prince William, Landmark), Loudoun County, Winchester, VA Piedmont,
and Front Royal. The preferred living area for the candidate is
The successful Major Gifts candidate will have:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is
required preferably in a related field And Three years' experience
performing related fundraising, marketing and/or sales work is
required with major gift fund-raising experience preferred.
Ability to research, solicit, and secure funds from individual,
corporate, and foundation relationships
Excellent communication skills
Experience developing relationships with the expressed purpose of
causing a prescribed action outcome
Ability to maintain accurate and up-to-date donor records
(salesforce, donor perfect or any CRM)
The Salvation Army recognizes that peace of mind is important to
our employees and their families. Because of this, we offer a
competitive salary, automobile, home office set up, (computer, cell
phone), health, dental and life insurance coverage, retirement,
professional development, training, reimbursed travel expenses, and
paid time off!
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or
protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on
the basis of disability.
Candidates should recognize that The Salvation Army is a Church and
agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation
Army to undermine its religious mission.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Bona-fide Occupational Qualification (BFOQ):
This position requires an active Christian faith in harmony with
Salvation Army doctrine and practice.
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