The Agnes Irwin School

Rosemont , Pennsylvania

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Job Description

The Agnes Irwin School, a Pre-K through 12 all girls' school in Rosemont, PA, seeks a Major Gifts Officer to join our Development Office. Reporting to the Associate Director of Development, the Major Gifts Officer's responsibilities will include:

• Manage a defined pool of major gift prospects
• Identify, cultivate and solicit individual high-level prospects, including those interested in major or planned gifts to the school
• Develop strong relations with high-level donors and prospective donors
• Manage the portfolio of major gift prospects to also secure their Annual Fund gifts
• Travel to meet donors and donor prospects for cultivation, solicitation and stewardship visits as needed
• Coordinate the Reunion Giving efforts from 1-2 classes each cycle
• Record and report all prospect cultivation and solicitation activity in Raiser’s Edge database
• Carryout stewardship activities as designed by the Director of Stewardship for prospects
o Participate in and assist with special events

• Bachelor’s degree required and a minimum of three (3) years of successful fundraising experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Strong organizational and interpersonal skills, including writing, public speaking, and other communication skills. Experience working with volunteers preferred
• Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate institutional needs and mission to all constituencies
• Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
• Proficiency with a wide variety of software, including database (Raiser’s Edge and Senior Systems preferred)
• Ability to work evenings and weekends as necessary
• Ability to travel as necessary

The Agnes Irwin School is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Job Category: Administrator > Development / Marketing
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    The Agnes Irwin School does not discriminate in any term or condition of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic or status protected by federal, state or local law.

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