The Director Foundation is one of two generalist positions with the Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation. The role is responsible for encouraging large annual cash giving and planned giving. The Director assists in the strategic decisions supporting the fundraising/development initiatives for the Foundation, with the goal of maximizing philanthropic efforts.
Manages the processes to secure the following gifts: Large Annual Cash Gifts, Foundation Funding, and Planned Giving.
Partners with hospital departments to determine funding priorities as set forth in the hospital approved budget.
Participates in hospital manager meetings to establish relationships which will encourage philanthropic support.
Supervises the major gifts officers and researcher to identify potential support and manage the planning of solicitations of donors, potential donors and foundations.
Develops steering committees comprised of major donors, community leaders, volunteers and providers to achieve project goals.
Creates marketing materials which encourage donor support and manages direct mail programs to attract and retain major accounts.
Collaborates with various cross-functional departments to develop website and printed material.
Major, planned and blended gift solicitation
Event coordination (both our signature gala annually and all third-party fundraising-event liaison--e.g., fundraising done by Four Seasons Resort and Club annually for cancer-care efforts in Irving)
Employee giving campaign coordination for Irving campus and assigned HTPN sites in our Irving foundation zone
Additional responsibilities: Website management; North Texas Giving Day program management; Irving Rotary Club membership, which is important to the Irving community (attendance and solicitation of club funds)
Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: - Bachelor Degree plus 7 years of experience in a role with similar responsibilities.
The ideal candidate would also bring experience in grant writing, and proven experience in annual giving, donor acquisition and donor retention. CFRE, ACFRE, and/or FAHP highly desired.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!