Job Title: President, We Promise Foundation Job Type: Full-Time Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia
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We Promise Foundation is the charitable arm of Chartway Federal Credit Union. The President of We Promise Foundation is responsible for leading community engagement efforts for both the Credit Union and Foundation. In partnership with the Foundation's board of directors, the President plays a pivotal role in the fiscal and programmatic success of the Foundation. The President serves as the Foundation's fundraising leader and plays a highly visible role in raising dollars. This role is accountable for diversifying revenue streams in order to fulfill We Promise Foundation's mission and strategic goals. The President manages overall growth and expansion, ensuring the long-term viability of the Foundation. The President is responsible for strengthening the philanthropic connection between the Foundation and the Credit Union by building a strong culture of philanthropy across both entities.
The President has a dual reporting relationship with We Promise Foundation's Board of Directors and Chartway Federal Credit Union's President/CEO. The President will work closely with the President/CEO, Executive Team and Board of Directors to grow philanthropic support for the Foundation by developing relationships with existing donors, business partners, community leaders and prospective major gift supporters.
Qualifications for the position include:
Leadership experience, with demonstrated history managing direct reports.
Demonstrated experience in building strong relationships with major gift donors.
Demonstrated ability to build deep, productive relationships and strongly influence internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
Demonstrated ability to enhance community engagement and strengthen the visibility, purpose and case for support of the Foundation in existing and potential markets.
Demonstrated experience with grantmaking activities.
Strong business acumen and an understanding of the Credit Union and Foundation's strategy.
Highly competent in strategic and multi-year planning.
Demonstrated ability to manage non-profit financials.
Strong organizational and time management skills with exceptional attention to detail.
Excellent oral and written communication/presentation skills.
Ability and willingness to travel on a regular basis.
The education and experience required for the position:
Experience: 10+ years of leadership experience in major-gift fundraising, community engagement and corporate relations.
Chartway offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Candidates must have a good credit history for consideration. Salary requirements must be included and resumes must be accompanied by a Chartway Employment Application for consideration.
Chartway Federal Credit Union is an EOE/M/F/ Disability/Vet Employer.
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