Full Time Executive Director
Winona Community Foundation
Key Responsibilities: Provide leadership for the Foundation's relationships with donors, professional advisors, community leaders, and key nonprofit agencies throughout the region served. Increase the Foundation's philanthropic assets by linking people with the charitable needs and programs that matter most to them. Provide leadership and support to the Board of Directors Implement Board policies and plans towards accomplishment of Foundation goals, including strategic planning.
Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated leadership in the non-profit sector. Experience in major gift fund-raising as well as donor cultivation and stewardship. Exceptional listening as well as written and oral communications skills. Strong organizational, planning, and multi-tasking skills and ability to manage multiple priorities. Knowledge of major and planned giving concepts and approaches to donor cultivation and stewardship.
Education: Bachelors degree with major concentration in the areas of marketing, English/communications, business, or finance greatly preferred. Advanced degree or professional certification in the field of financial planning, charitable gift planning, nonprofit law, accountancy, trust services, etc. preferred. Professional education in nonprofit management, fund-raising, planned giving, donor relations and/or related areas preferred. Comparable experience and training may be substituted.
Salary commensurate with experience; excellent compensation package including 401K. Applications received by February 21, 2019 will be given preference.
For complete job description and to apply, go to http://winonacommunityfoundation.org/. Download and complete the application, include a current resume and the contact information for three professional references. Mail to: Winona Community Foundation, Exchange Building, 51 East 4th Street, Winona, MN 55987.