Executive Director of Fundraising and Charity Events (DEGU)
The V Foundation has spent 25 years funding excellence in research. As we work for Victory Over Cancer®, we face the reality of cancer and are committed to brightening prospects and improving outcomes for patients and families. Because of our competitive grant-making model and funding only the most promising research, we’re changing the landscape of cancer. But we need your help – fundraising is vital to our success, and to our rallying cry of Don’t Give Up . . . Don’t Ever Give Up!”®.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. seeks an experienced, entrepreneurial charity leader to manage an events focused supporting organization. The successful candidate will be a strong leader with a deep understanding of organizational management, event operations, and fundraising. The successful candidate will have experience in working with a board to maximize its strengths. This position oversees a staff of 12-15 and reports to the Chief Revenue Officer.
We are seeking candidates with:
*Demonstrated executive level leadership and managerial expertise including finance and operations
*Strong experience in Board of Directors interactions
*Demonstrated peer-to-peer fundraising expertise
*Demonstrated contract management expertise
*Ability to travel at least 50% of time
*Advanced degree preferred
*10 plus years’ experience in relevant non-profit management
Excellent culture and benefits in a family and dog friendly environment! Full job description available upon request. Please submit resume, cover letter and salary requirements for consideration for this role.