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Samaritan's Purse

Senior Foundation Relations Specialist 862

Samaritan's Purse
Boone, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 07/25/2011
Categories: Fundraising - Sales
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Senior Foundation Relations Specialist / Donor Ministries (862)

Boone, NC - Our Donor Ministries department is seeking an experienced individual to work within the Foundation Relations team to proactively develop financial support from private foundations, public charities, and individual donors. This position represents Samaritan’s Purse to prospects and donors for funding consideration through personal presentations, formal and informal gift proposals, requests, and reports. The position works collaboratively among ministry departments to excellently serve a portfolio of prospect/donor relationships and has a primary responsibility for managing these relationships.

The ideal candidate will be skilled in prospect research, proposal development, relationship management, and have a desire to raise financial support for the ministry of Samaritan’s Purse. The successful candidate will have proven, effective presentation and communication skills, whether in person, in writing or on the phone. A proven track record of successful donor relationship management, 3 to 5 years related experience, and a background in customer service, sales and/or marketing is desired.

Qualified candidates should submit a writing sample, preferably of a successfully funded project, with their application. The sample may also be sent following the completion and submission of the online application to