Position: Director of Donor Services and Strategic Partnerships
Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
Position Type: Full-Time, Exempt
Reports To: President & CEO
Summary: Work with the Community Foundation staff, Board, Fund Advisors, and other constituents to successfully implement the development plan of the Foundation that is focused on growing the Foundation’s assets, raising its profile throughout the community, and successfully implementing the Foundation’s strategic plan.
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following in addition to other duties as assigned by the President & CEO.
Identify new donors and intermediaries to secure outright and/or planned gifts to the Foundation.
Steward and Cultivate Current Donors
Communicate with stakeholders and the public about the services of the Foundation.
The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley is a collection of individual funds and resources given by local citizens to enhance and support the quality of life in the Fox River Valley. Foundation funds are used to provide grants to non-profit organizations and scholarships to area students.
We are a tax-exempt public charity that allows individuals, businesses, and other non-profit organizations to establish a permanent endowment and temporary funds within the confines of one large foundation.
The Community Foundation will celebrate its 75th Anniversary in 2023 and, since its founding in 1948, has grown to more than $129 million in assets and has provided more than $120 million in grants and scholarships back to the community. The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley currently serves the Greater Aurora Area, the TriCities, and Kendall County.
Compensation & Benefits
The Foundation provides a competitive compensation package consummate with experience and qualifications including vacation time, health, dental, and vision insurance, and a matching 403(b) deferred compensation package.
Salary Range: $60,000 - $70,000
This job operates in a clerical office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, scanners, filing cabinets, and fax machines.
The employee must be able to sit and/or stand for up to eight (8) hours a day and exert up to twenty (20) pounds of force occasionally.
The employee is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures, transcribing, viewing a computer terminal, and extensive reading.
The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley considers applications for all positions without regard to gender, race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
How to Apply
Apply online by May 15, 2022. All applications will be considered under the strictest of confidence.
$60,000 - $70,000 per year
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