Sanford Health Development Officer - Foundation - Annual Giving in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Development Officer | Foundation - Annual Giving | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: ND

Department : Foundation - Annual Giving - Fargo

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Carries out a variety of healthcare development opportunities for Sanford. Key responsibilities in development administration, donor recognition, annual fund, 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.


Uses the basic tools used for maintaining budgets.;Assumes accountability for personal technical performance and holds others responsible for theirs.;Utilizes available tools or approaches for increasing knowledge of self-motivation.;Presents a professional image, especially when dealing with customers.;Recognizes and adapts to differences in background, culture, language and work style, when working with others.;Refines and optimizes customer interactions within all channels to produce desired outcomes.;Supports and communicates the organization's quality management process.;


Bachelor's degree required.

Two years of progressively responsible experience in fundraising/development, marketing, sales, and/or journalism special event planning preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care,

leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research,

education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition

here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families

and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

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City: Fargo

State: ND

Job Function: External Affairs

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD02197