Location: Baltimore, MD Category: Staff Posted On: Tue Mar 2 2021 Job Description:
Goucher College seeks to hire a Planned Giving Officer. The Planned Giving Officer will raise philanthropic support for Goucher College by participating in a wide range of activities related to the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of planned, major, and annual giving donors. Reporting to Director of Development, the Planned Giving Officer is responsible for administering and monitoring all estates and life income gifts in which Goucher has been named a beneficiary. This role will participate and engage in planned giving professional development to maintain current knowledge and stay updated on best practices. The Planned Giving Officer will manage marketing and event efforts directed at planned giving prospects.
5-7 years of fundraising experience
Knowledge of planned giving strategies and management
Proven track record in annual giving, major giving and, planned giving solicitations
Proficient in Outlook, Excel, Word
Strong written and verbal skills
General math skills
Persuasive, reasoning, and excellent interpersonal skills
Experience in Higher education fundraising
Prior experience with PG Calc, Raiser's Edge, or similar software
If this sounds like an interesting opportunity, and if you are innovative and open to change, we would love to hear from you!
Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.
Internal Number: 128673
About Goucher College
Among the 40 Colleges That Change Lives, and ranked first in the nation for study abroad programs by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher is a selective, liberal arts college located 20 minutes north of Baltimore, MD. Goucher enrolls approximately 1,500 undergraduates, 84% of whom live on campus, and 1,200 graduate students. At Goucher, we’re redefining the meaning of a liberal arts education in order to help our students prepare for the jobs of the future. Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.