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Director of Development
I.J. & Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center
2 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Principal Responsibilities:

I.J. & Jeann? Wagner Jewish Community Center

2 North Medical Drive

Salt Lake City, Utah 84113


Position: Director of Development

Hours: 40+ hours/week

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

The person in this position is responsible for leading the financial resource development efforts of the I.J. & Jeann? Wagner Jewish Community Center. This position encompasses an annual campaign of approximately $1 million and as well as endowment and planned giving campaigns to ensure the growth and future security of this vital community resource.

The key areas of responsibility of the Director of Development include the following:

  • Develops and implements the agency campaign plan each year
  • Staffs the board fundraising and major fundraising event committees
  • Works closely with the board of directors and other community leaders and donors
  • Cultivates and nurtures donors as well as does face-to-face solicitations
  • Directs annual campaign and affinity programs
  • Completes grant proposal process to secure funding from foundations and government agencies
  • Directs sponsorship solicitations
  • Plans and supervises fundraising and donor appreciation events
  • Supervises the financial resource development staff team and the marketing and communications team
  • Manage and increase endowment and planned giving campaigns
  • Works in consultation with all departments at the JCC to enhance their ability to serve the community
  • Participates in management meetings, as well as other meetings as requested
  • Creates and monitors department budget
  • Ensure that fundraising software is used optimally and participate in conversations regarding upgrades and/or changes in fundraising software


  • $70,000 - $75,000 depending on experience
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 403 (b) Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Sick Leave
  • JCC Family Membership with Staff Discounts

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:

Andrea Alcabes

Minimum Qualifications:



$65,000 - $75,000

Agency Information:

We are a vibrant community center full of people of all ages, faiths and family configurations, coming together in peace to strengthen their minds, bodies and spirits.

Mission Statement

Enriching the life of the Jewish community and the community at large by offering educational, cultural and recreational opportunities in a place where people of all backgrounds, cultures and beliefs gather in peace and understanding.