Under the direction of the Chief Development and Public Affairs Officer, the National Vice President, RD Strategy and Foundations has the leadership role for significant expansion and growth of BGCA’s national foundation fundraising, creating BGCA resource development strategy that ensures organizational funding priorities are met, and that BGCA leads in philanthropic innovation to drive new business development. This position has responsibility for developing and implementing creative synergies, leverage relationships with national foundations, identify and generate gifts from new prospects, and to expand BGCA’s foundations fundraising efforts into previously untapped geographic areas. This position also leads RD communications and thought leadership strategies to ensure BGCA is recognized as the number one advocate for youth in the country and a leader in the youth development field and non-profit industry.
Direct and indirect supervisory responsibility over the entire Strategy Foundations department.
High energy, motivated, confident and creative. Ability to work for prolonged periods at high levels of activity; managing multiple tasks with varying deadlines; ability to sit for more than four hours per day; reading comprehension and listening.
Normal Office Environment
Overnight travel estimated at approximately 30 – 40% (which can be up to 6 to 8 days or more in a month, including some weekends, depending upon scheduling).