Sanford Health

Development Officer | Foundation | Bismarck

Bismarck, North Dakota
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Nov 02, 2020
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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.
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Facility: First International Bank

Location: Bismarck, ND

Address: 1601 N 12th St, Bismarck, ND 58501, USA

Shift: Day

Job Schedule: Full time

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Carries out a variety of healthcare development opportunities. Key responsibilities in development administration, donor recognition, annual giving, major gift and special event coordination. Additional responsibilities include writing for donor communication, making personal contacts with and soliciting gifts from corporate donors and prospects, leading specific fundraising campaigns, and collaborating with support team. Has an entrepreneurial spirit to identify and implement development opportunities as well as self-initiating skills and desires.
Possess strong written, verbal and listening communication skills. Must be a strong public speaker in front of groups and working with media. Knowledgeable of development strategies and skills pertinent to making personal solicitations. Well organized with the ability to work well with interruptions and stress. Possesses flexibility and adaptability skills, which help to accommodate changing situations and workloads. Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects to completion and possess a strong sense of customer service.

Department Details

The Foundation team is driven to support the mission of Sanford Health through philanthropic efforts within the communities we serve. The role of Development Officer is primarily responsible for overseeing local events, employee giving tactics and other annual appeals. Building relationships and collaborating within the Foundation team, with key internal stakeholders and with donors is critical to our success.


Bachelor's degree required.
Two years of progressively responsible experience in fundraising/development, marketing, sales, or special event planning preferred.
Strong relationship building skills and sales experience preferred.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Job Function: External Affairs

Req Number: R-32471

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