Immanuel Lutheran Communities, a Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Kalispell Montana, seeks a proven and innovative Chief Development Officer. The right candidate will possess a successful track record of fundraising and embrace Immanuel’s mission of “Enriching lives by providing Christian communities of support and loving care.” We are seeking an individual driven by a passion to capitalize upon our successes which include: a national architectural design award for our state-of-the-art Rehabilitation center; National Research Corporation’s skilled nursing resident satisfaction award; and 97% occupancy in our residential and assisted living community.
The Chief Development Officer is part of the executive management team and reports to the Chief Executive Officer. The successful candidate’s first priority will be to craft a strategic plan for the development function that incorporates the current needs and vision of the ministry. In large part, the Chief Development Officer will be building a program that has great growth potential through integrated donor cultivation and relationship management across the fundraising spectrum. This includes: direct marketing; annual giving; planned giving; capital campaigns; special events; donor services; grant writing; major, individual and foundation giving.
A bachelor’s degree and five years of proven experience in successful fundraising, preferably for a non-profit organization is required. Candidates who have the ability to inspire philanthropy in others and are committed to continued professional development are encouraged to apply. Please contact Kathy Braunberger at 406/752-9612 x108 or email@example.com.