Provide leadership to the fundraising and communications efforts of the organization.
Develop and implement the organization's annual fundraising strategy.
Cultivate and nurture relationships with current and potential corporate and foundation sponsors, and individual donors.
Manage the annual giving program, including direct mail and personal solicitation of leadership level donors.
Conduct prospect research and write responsive grant applications and proposals.
Support the board planning and implementation of annual special events.
Prepare a motivational case for support and write donor solicitation and acknowledgement letters.
Maintain best practices for recording gifts, honoring donor intent, and managing donor relationships.
Update and maintain the donor database, ensuring accuracy and integrity.
Develop and implement an integrated communications strategy.
Support the creation of marketing and promotional materials, including monthly and special edition electronic newsletters and social media.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree; preference will be given to candidates with fundraising credentials
Fund development (annual fund, major gifts, events planning, grant writing)
Communications (marketing, public relations, social media, graphic design)
Personable with ability to relate positively to multiple constituencies (donors, clients, colleagues, community)
Strong personal boundaries, professional, patient
Attentive to detail and commitment to quality
Additional Salary Information: Family Service of Glencoe has a competitive compensation plan, dependent on employee qualifications, training and experience.
About Family Service of Glencoe
Rooted in Glencoe for more than 100 years, FSG is a community asset with a unique understanding of the northern suburbs. Our clinicians serve individuals, families, couples, children and adolescents. Glencoe is a village of approximately 8,000 people located on the Northshore of Chicago and on the Metra train line. Our offices are near the train station in the center of the village. Our work environment is professional, dynamic, innovative and compassionate.