The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) is seeking top talent for its Associate Director of Advancement position. Reporting to the Senior Associate Director, Advancement the Associate Director, Advancement will manage a portfolio of major gift donors, work across Development to deepen donor engagement, seek additional funding opportunities, and track portfolio forecasting and revenue.
A successful candidate will feel at home as a member of a dynamic and supportive team. They will develop and maintain strong collaborative working relationships with colleagues within Development and across the Foundation. They will lead major gift fundraising strategies for their portfolio and oversee donor solicitation and stewardship efforts with a focus on retaining and upgrading donors.
This role will primarily manage relationships in the Northeast region of the US. This fundraiser may be based remotely with regular travel to assigned donors and periodic travel to NYC required. Travel expectations are approximately 25% of the year with the occasional weekend travel or work requirements. Team members plan travel for highest strategic impact thus travel cadence varies (some seasons are more active than others).