The Grand River Hospital Foundation (GRHF) is currently seeking a Senior Manager, Principal Giving to take a lead role in donor prospecting, cultivation, gift solicitation, stewardship and strategic planning for donors giving $500,000 and more. As the Foundation is entering into a significant, multi-year fundraising campaign, the Senior Manager, Principal Giving will play a critical role in the solicitation of the top 100 donors for this campaign.
The Senior Manager, Principal Giving will be part of a dynamic team of fundraising professionals striving to position the Foundation as a leader in local healthcare philanthropy committed to building focused, integrated fundraising, communications and engagement strategies that secure unprecedented investment and gifts for Grand River Hospital (GRH). The Senior Manager, Principal Giving will also coach and support GRHF fundraising staff, and partner with GRH leadership and physicians and valued volunteer partners, including GRH and GRHF Board members, on the implementation of a robust and strategic principal giving program directed to our most generous donors.
ABOUT GRAND RIVER HOSPITAL
With 600 beds and an operating budget of $350 million, Grand River Hospital is one of Ontario’s largest community hospitals and a leader in high-quality care. GRH provides excellent patient-centred care to the over 700,000 residents of the Waterloo Region and Guelph Wellington. Through innovation and collaboration, GRH has become a leader in the provision of patient care programs for our community. GRH provides health services within fifteen specialized programs and services including: Cancer care, Childbirth, Children’s Medicine, Complex continuing care, Critical care, Emergency care, Laboratory medicine, Medical imaging, Medicine, Regional stroke care, Mental health and addictions, Pharmacy, Rehabilitation, Renal care, and Surgery at our Freeport Campus and at our Kitchener-Waterloo Campus.
We are privileged to have the services of 3,400 staff members, 600 professional staff, and 1,000 volunteers. Funding from the Government of Ontario, the Region of Waterloo, and generous community donors through the Grand River Hospital Foundation has supported efforts to modernize our Hospital campuses, including our outstanding cancer treatment and research centre, and Freeport Campus.
ABOUT GRAND RIVER HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
The Grand River Hospital Foundation supports the financial needs of GRH with approximately $6 million in grants to the Hospital every year. Funds raised are for patient care equipment needs, capital-building projects and renovations, and local clinical and health research and education. GRHF is also in the planning stages of a major campaign which will potentially be launched in late 2017.
Our mission inspires volunteers to help, and donors to give. New facilities have been built; new quality-improvement programs launched, and more provision of support to our patients and their families before, during, and after their stay at GRH have been achieved. We are committed to provide resources that are otherwise not available, and to manage and disburse funds for facilities and technologically advanced equipment to ensure the best possible medical care of our patients.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
The Senior Manager, Principal Giving will be an experienced fundraising professional with proven expertise closing significant gifts from individuals, corporations and foundations. Additional qualifications are as follows:
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If you are interested in this role, please submit your resumé by September 8, 2017 to:
Sylvia Kadlick, Senior Search Consultant
KCI (Ketchum Canada Inc.)
Phone: 416-340-9710 ext. 1017
“Grand River Hospital and the Grand River Hospital Foundation strive to create a respectful, accessible and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, the hospital and foundation will endeavour to remove any barrier to the hiring process to accommodate those candidates with disabilities.”