Executive Director Foundation

Newark, NJ

Job ID: 20FUH1030

Regular Full-time

Dec 1 (1d 13h ago)

Management - Non-Clinical

Salary Range:

Salary Negotiable

This is a Foundation University Hospital position (Not under University Hospital's Payroll).


Qualifications:  Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Public Health or a related area required.  Six (6) years of non-profit fundraising experience in roles of progressive responsibility required, with exceptional writing skills, and a demonstrated record of continuing involvement in professional activities with the ability to set and meet deadlines and goals.  A collegial behavior and the ability to work independently, as well as part of a team, are a must.  Healthcare experience a plus.  Master’s Degree in Fundraising, Business Administration, Finance or a related field preferred.  Certification or CFRE helpful.


Responsibilities:  Reporting directly to the Chair of the Foundation, the Executive Director is the principal development officer and champion for the Foundation, with exclusive responsibility for raising and managing philanthropy that is essential to the Hospital’s mission and expansion.  The Executive Director is responsible for leading and strengthening a comprehensive fundraising program in support of the Foundation’s mission and goals.  Specific emphasis is focused on annual giving, major giving, planned giving, grants, and fundraising events.  The Executive Director will strive to build a greater understanding and support for both the Hospital’s and Foundation’s mission, vision and goals in the region.



University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit  www.uhnj.org/hrweb.


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