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Providence Annual Giving Program Director in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling an Annual Giving Program Director to Providence Oregon Regional Shared Services in Portland, OR.

We are seeking an Annual Giving Program Director who will lead and coordinate all annual giving efforts, including strategy, direct mail, and online fundraising, for ten Providence foundations across Oregon.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Lead strategy development and implementation for a robust statewide annual giving program, in collaboration with ten Executive Directors of Providence Oregon Foundations, including outlining tactics and managing budgets

  • Manage all direct mail fundraising for ten foundations

  • Design and implement a digital giving strategy, including email, website, and social media

  • Collaborate with the communications team to ensure donor-facing website content is updated regularly with engaging and relevant stories

  • Collaborate with gift officers to identify major donor and planned giving prospects that surface in the annual giving and Grateful Patient programs

  • Manage and grow the Caregiver Campaign: Providence Oregon’s statewide employee giving effort

  • Collaborate with gift officers and the Regional Director to grow the Grateful Patient program: Providence Oregon’s statewide annual giving in-hospital donor acquisition program

  • Collaborate with gift officers and the Regional Director to explore special giving opportunities

  • Liaise with annual giving outside contractors

  • Refine donor stewardship strategy for annual giving donors and roll out state-wide, including creating and implementing a welcome packet and process for all first-time donors

  • Evaluate and implement third-party fundraising events and campaigns


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Marketing, Business, - or - Fundraising

  • Five (5) years of Annual giving experience, preferably in a leadership role

  • Demonstrated written communication skills

  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial data

  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Possesses a high degree of initiative

  • Friendly and service-oriented

  • Ability to drive multiple projects to successful completion

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Two (2) years of experience with Blackbaud / Raiser's Edge Software

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Non-Clinical Director/Executive

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 274291