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Posted Nov 11
Full Time
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

**Play a pivotal role in helping drive the overall philanthropic support and reach of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh.

** Reporting to the Associate VicePresident of Development and Foundation, the AVP will be responsible for growing all aspects of its diverse portfolio of funding streams with a keen focus on growing the Foundation beyond the $320 million in assets currently under management. With recordbreaking fundraising in place – a total of $47.2 million across all income streams last year– the AVP will be joining the Federation at an exciting moment in their ongoing journey to achieve their vision of a flourishing Jewish community where everyone feels included, supported, and inspired.

**Prefered Qualifications


  • Law degree preferred with background in estate planning and tax law or comparable degree in a relevant field (ie. Tax accounting, nonprofit management, philanthropy in another Jewish organization, hospital or university setting) or equivalent professional experience in planned giving and endowment required. CFRE or CAP certification is a plus.
  • Sevenplus years of proven success in annual and/or planned gift fundraising.
  • Experience working with volunteers and the nonprofit sector, highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of CRM databases a plus.
  • Proven track record in endowment fundraising results in a goaloriented environment, including closing current and/or deferred major gifts of $100,000+.
  • Strong knowledge of the Jewish community, culture, and practices. Passion for the mission of Federation and the Jewish community including Israel and world Jewry.
  • An understanding of and the ability to articulate the accomplishments and goals of a complex organization.
  • Knowledge of fundraising principles as well as estate and financial planning techniques.

Employment Type: Full Time

Years Experience: 5 - 10 years

Salary: $110,000 - $135,000 Annual

Bonus/Commission: No