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Director of Philanthropy
Lawrence Family JCC of San Diego County- Jacobs Family Campus
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

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PAY RATE/STATUS: $100-$115k per year DOE / Full-Time, Exempt

The Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center is currently seeking a dynamic Director of Philanthropy to join a team of professionals in a collaborative environment focused on results, growth and building community. Reporting to the CEO, the Director of Philanthropy is responsible for leading the organizational wide shift to a culture of philanthropy. A culture of philanthropy exists when organization-wide attitudes, actions, and systems reflect an understanding, respect, and responsibilitys role in the success of an organization. Philanthropy is the generous way that community members can advance the cause, and can be expressed in financial gifts, volunteering, community engagement, and in many creative forms of bigheartedness. In addition, the Director of Philanthropy will be responsible for creating strategy, organizing, and directing all of the LFJCC & SDCJC's fundraising and philanthropy functions. These functions include, but are not limited to, major gifts, annual giving, planned giving, special events and capital/comprehensive campaigns. This is a leadership position responsible for managing a $3.5 million annual portfolio of contributed income with a team of three professionals. The ideal candidate for this position will have experience leading and motivating team members, and will possess a strong ability to utilize interpersonal skills to develop and maintain positive relationships with a diverse philanthropic community.

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HOW TO APPLY: If interested in the position, please fill out the LFJCC Employment Application and attach your cover letter/resume. NO PHONE CALLS


$105,000 - $120,000

Agency Information:

The mission of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, JACOBS FAMILY CAMPUS is to provide social, cultural, educational, and recreational programs to individuals and families of all ages, religions, races, financial abilities, and physical and mental abilities. Likewise, the JCC provides equal opportunity employment to individuals of all religions and backgrounds. The JCC welcomes San Diego's diverse Jewish community and the community at large.