Children's Hospital Boston Director, Development & Campaign Communications in Boston, Massachusetts

Title Director, Development & Campaign Communications

Department Children's Hospital Trust

Job Posting Description At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Trust Organization and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.

The Director Major Gifts Communications will be responsible for:

  • ​Managing principal, transformational and major gifts communications, including campaign.

  • Overseeing a team of writers who produce proposals, campaign and event collateral, case statements, multi-media presentations and other materials to cultivate and solicit the hospital’s largest donors.

  • Assisting the Senior Director of Trust Communications in conceiving, managing and carrying out communications projects and strategizing new ways to further Trust communication goals.

  • Managing a team of science writers and hires outside contractors, as needed.

  • Reporting directly to the Senior Director of Trust Communications of the Boston Children’s Hospital Trust and also working closely with the Vice President of Campaign and Principal Gifts to educate and steward donors through communications.

To qualify, you must have:

  • The knowledge of theories, principles and concepts typically acquired through the completion of a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 10-12 years of relevant and progressive professional experience, including work with nonprofit organizations and exposure to fundraising.

The Director of Major Gifts Communications is a creative and experienced leader who thrives on the challenge of helping to guide a talented team and an exceptional communications program. S/he is a manager and writer who thoughtfully engages with deep content, is excited about science and innovation in pediatric health, and can act as a strategic partner with gift officers and the executive team.

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Status Full Time

Standard Hours per Week 40

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