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Chief Development Officer
Dwares JCC of the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island
401 Elmgrove Ave
Providence, RI 02906

Principal Responsibilities:


The Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island (the Alliance) serves to enrich the quality of life for Jews in Rhode Island, in Israel, and around the world.Today's Alliance is where the community comes together as one to develop responses to critical issues facing Rhode Island.We do this through philanthropy, education and wellness opportunities, community relations, and by convening agencies, synagogues, and organizations to address issues of common concern.Together, we translate Jewish tradition and values into action.All of our work is guided by our core values:

Tzedakah: upholding the Jewish traditions of righteous giving and justice.

L'dor v'dor: securing a future filled with Jewish tradition and heritage.

Tikkun Olam: repairing the world.

Hineni: standing with others so no one stands alone.

Klal Yisrael: supporting worldwide Judaism and the State of Israel.

Torah: pursuing knowledge and lifelong learning.

Summary of Job Description:

The Chief Development Officer is part of the organization's senior leadership team and is responsible for all aspects of fundraising and development at the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island.The Chief Development Officer leads a department responsible for raising funds through the annual campaign, endowment, supplemental campaigns, sponsorships, and other means of raising funds. The ideal candidate possesses strong leadership skills, a record of successful fundraising, including cultivation of major gifts, and a clear understanding how fundraising connects to the larger success of the organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

Annual Campaign and Supplemental Campaigns

Endowment and Donor Advised Funds

Other Fundraising and Development

Organizational Leadership

Minimum Qualifications: