Located in the heart of Kitchener, St. Mary’s is the second-largest acute care hospital in the St. Joseph’s Health System and a Regional Cardiac Care Centre. It proudly serves the residents of Waterloo, Wellington County, and extends its reach to Dufferin, Grey-Bruce, and beyond.
Its nearly 2,000 staff, physicians and volunteers provide excellent, compassionate care to hundreds of thousands of patients and families every year in its core areas of clinical focus: Cardiac Care (Regional Cardiac Centre), Respiratory Care (Level 1 Thoracic Surgery Centre), Outpatient (Day) Surgery, General Medicine, 24/7 Emergency Care.
St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to enhancing patient care at St. Mary’s General Hospital, through the funding of vital equipment and programs.
As ambassadors for the hospital, we commit to engaging the community and providing philanthropic support for both the present and future needs of St. Mary’s.
In addition to larger capital projects, St. Mary’s General Hospital relies upon the Foundation to provide funds each year to cover costs related to on-going replacement and enhancement of standard equipment, which is not covered by Government funding.
Reporting to the President of the Foundation and working in collaboration with the Foundation’s leadership, the Director of Development will lead, encourage, and motivate a donor focused Major Gift’s team. The successful candidate will work collaboratively to set key fundraising strategies for corporate sponsorship, major gifts, and the planned giving portfolios.
The Director of Development will have a personal passion and skill for securing principal gifts, building long-lasting relationships and ensuring a superior donor experience, and will work in partnership with the President, Board, and key leadership volunteers, to drive success. This role will work collaboratively with colleagues and team members across the organization and at all levels to achieve shared outcomes.
In this role, you will:
Skills, Experience & Knowledge:
Above all, we are looking for a great team player with the ability to contribute quickly and with enthusiasm towards the donor-centered fundraising approach.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume and cover letter in one document/attachment by email.
Closing date: August 28th 2020.
We thank all applicants for applying; however, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation
911 Queen’s Boulevard, Kitchener, ON N2M 1B2
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