|Food Bank Name||Alameda County Community Food Bank
|Post Date||April 14, 2017|
|Job Title||Major Gifts Officer|
|Description||Major Gifts Officer position available in Oakland, CA|
As a member of the Food Bank’s development department, the Major Gifts Officer plays an integral role in achieving our increasingly ambitious fundraising goals by planning and implementing our major donor development strategy. Reporting to the Director of Leadership Gifts, this position collaborates with members of the 21-person development team, Board of Directors, Donor Relations Committee, Executive Director and other members of the Food Bank’s leadership team. The ideal candidate is a seasoned fundraising professional with experience managing a portfolio of major and legacy donors and prospects, with a primary focus on the identification, qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of individuals with the capacity to make gifts of $5,000 or more.
Physical Requirements: Work is located in an open office environment with shared space among co-workers. Involves some need for a flexible schedule to accommodate Food Bank meetings and events. Physical activities necessary in the performance of this job: sitting for prolonged periods, mobility to move throughout the food bank in performance of duties, event set-up and break down, ability to read and write in English. Ability to use a computer to accomplish the duties of the position. Ability to travel to local events and meetings with donors.
This is a full-time exempt position working 37.5 hours per week. The salary for this position is $80,742 annualized. We offer an outstanding benefit package including:
|Deadline||June 16, 2017|
|How to Apply||
If you meet these qualifications, please apply electronically with a cover letter and resume through our Careers page located at http://www.accfb.org/about_us/jobs/#openings-list. Due to high volume from our open positions and our limited capacity, we are unable to accept phone inquiries at this time. Thank you for your interest! ACCFB offers equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, ACCFB complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the ACCFB has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
|About the Organization||
Alameda County Community Food Bank is a well-established and multi-faceted organization, which has been at the forefront of hunger relief efforts for 32 years. As one of the most efficient, direct-impact organizations in the country, few nonprofits have a bigger impact on the local community than us. We serve 1 in 5 county residents and will provide enough food for 30 million meals this year. We’re forward thinkers who encourage innovation in our efforts. We’re changing lives … we’re proud of our work … and we’re having fun doing it!
If you have answered “YES” to these questions, then we’d love for you to you apply to be our next Major Gifts Officer!
Alameda County Community Food Bank has achieved notable success in recent years, including being voted 2016 Food Bank of the Year by Feeding America, the nation’s network of food banks. How have we been able to achieve this? It starts with dedicated, mission-driven colleagues, including a Leadership Gifts team passionately striving to raise funds that ensure every child, adult and senior in Alameda County knows where their next meal will come from.