Bethesda Foundation - Annual Giving Development Officer | Major Gift Officer | Annual Giving Development Officer

Major Gift Officer

Bethesda Foundation
10500 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati OH 45242

Job Type: ,
Compensation: $75,000 - $90,000
Posted Date: 01/11/2024
Share this:

Apply today as a Major Gift Officer for the Hospice of Cincinnati & Ferniside at the Bethesda Foundation.


Major Gifts Officer

Job Description

The Bethesda Foundation seeks qualified candidates for a Development Officer for Hospice of Cincinnati and Fernside, A Center for Grieving Children & Families. This position reports to the Director of Development of the Bethesda Foundation. It provides direct major gift fundraising support for programs offered by Hospice of Cincinnati and Fernside Center for Grieving Children – all part of the TriHealth system.


Job Responsibilities

  • Utilize moves management to cultivate annual campaign donors, to continue giving in meaningful ways that lead to potential major gifts or planned giving – maintain a portfolio of qualified prospects, and successfully steward them toward philanthropic gifts.
  • Work with Grateful Families to connect their desire to give back to funding priorities for Hospice of Cincinnati and Fernside.
  • Lead cultivation and stewardship of major gift donors through strategic and organized donor-centered cultivation activities & events.
  • Perform general fundraising duties as assigned.



  • Has a minimum of a bachelor’s degree (CFRE recommended)
  • Minimum of four years of development experience, with demonstrated major gift success.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Will possess strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines promptly.
  • Demonstrates superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and professionalism in their desire to excel in a not-for-profit environment.


Application Process

Please send your resume and salary requirements to Dana Smith, Executive Assistant to the President, at [email protected]. Salary Range: $75,000-$90,000/year.


About the Company

The Bethesda Foundation is the fundraising arm of Bethesda North Hospital, Bethesda Butler County Hospital, Hospice of Cincinnati, and Fernside:  A Center for Grieving Children. The Bethesda Foundation secures philanthropic resources and administers grants supporting indigent care, medical education and research, patient services, facilities, and community outreach programs provided by Bethesda Hospital and its related entities.


The Voice of Black Cincinnati is a media company designed to educate, recognize, and create opportunities for African Americans. Want to find local news, events, job postings, scholarships, and a database of local black-owned businesses? Visit our homepage, explore other articles, subscribe to our newsletter, like our Facebook page, join our Facebook group, and text VOBC to 513-270-3880.

Share this:

Application Deadline: January 31, 2024

For more information or to apply:

Apply by Email