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National Tropical Botanical Garden-Director of Philanthropy-Tue, 05/15/2018 - 7:17pm

Director of Philanthropy


National Tropical Botanical Garden
3530 Papalina Rd Kalaheo
Kalaheo , HI 96741

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Job Description 

National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) is seeking a full-time Director of Philanthropy. This position will be based at NTBG headquarters in Kalaheo, Kauai, Hawaii.

This key position is the primary fundraising strategist for the Garden. The successful candidate must be a self-motivated, seasoned, and experienced professional with a proven track record of outstanding performance in securing gifts and coordinating fundraising and related development programs.

This position requires a high level of professionalism, unquestionable integrity and discretion, outstanding oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work with and manage a team. They will need to be able to motivate peers and other key stakeholders and deliver results in a complex, highly-demanding organization.
The Director of Philanthropy will primarily focus on identifying, engaging and soliciting prospective donors for major and leadership gifts that support NTBG’s mission and vision.

Education and Experience 

Candidates must have six years of progressively responsible experience in a non-profit setting. Experience working in the environmental or conservation sectors is a plus and experience with Raiser’s Edge is desirable. Must be able to travel

Application Instructions 

Deadline to submit: Close of business: June 15, 2018

Submit: cover letter, resume and two reference letters to the attention of the Director of Philanthropy Search Committee:
Fax: (808) 332-9765
Postal Mail/In Person:
Human Resources - Headquarters
National Tropical Botanical Garden
3530 Papalina Road
Kalāheo, HI 96741

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National Tropical Botanical Garden