Safe Children, Stable Families, Successful Lives.
At CMCS (Cardinal McCloskey Community Services), our mission is
to protect, empower and promote independence for at-risk children
and families and those with developmental disabilities through
quality community-based services. A COA Accredited Agency, CMCS has
provided services in locations throughout Westchester and Rockland
Counties, as well as the Bronx and Manhattan since 1946.
The Major Gifts Officer is a member of the Philanthropy Team and
is responsible for securing financial resources for Cardinal
McCloskey Community Services (CMCS) by soliciting gifts of more
than $10,000. The Major Gifts Officer will identify, engage,
cultivate, solicit, and steward a portfolio of current and
prospective donors to expand their financial support of the work of
Cardinal McCloskey Community Services. The Major Gifts Officer will
be responsible for meeting and exceeding annual revenue targets by
working with an assigned portfolio of donors and prospects to
advance the mission of the organization and assist donors in
creating meaning in their lives through giving to CMCS.
Requirements: Advanced degree preferred, a suitable combination
of education/experience will be considered.
5+ years of fundraising experience, with significant expertise
with the local funding community.
Progressive experience in successful Development programs and
knowledge of "best practices" in Development.
Ability to relate well and work effectively with multiple
constituencies and audiences.
Fluent in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, database
maintenance; knowledge of fundraising software such as Donor
Perfect is ideal.
CMCS offers an excellent, comprehensive benefits package
including medical, dental, vision, retirement plan, generous paid
time off, in-service training, flexible work schedules, and
competitive salaries. At CMCS, we believe in creating progressive
career paths for our staff and provide advanced training to promote
constant growth and change.
We encourage you to join our dedicated and diverse workforce by