Rainforest Trust seeks an experienced and successful Major Gifts Officer to join a growing development department that aims to exceed the organization’s already ambitious fundraising goals. The candidate will have demonstrated success closing four and five figure gifts preferably in the field of conservation.
The Major Gifts Officer will have direct fundraising responsibilities towards achieving the overall development and operational goals for Rainforest Trust. The Major Gifts Officer will work closely with a multi-disciplinary team across the organization in creating and implementing strategies for the ongoing identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of a portfolio of major gift prospects and current donors. She/he will collaborate and engage with fundraising partners throughout the organization, including board and senior staff to advance relationships with prospects and supporters.
This position reports to the Director of Philanthropy, Donor Operations.