Overview

Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center is seeking a dynamic, results-oriented fundraising professional to fill the newly created position of Director of Individual Giving. This person will have the unique opportunity of joining Eagle Bluff’s growing Advancement team as the organization builds on the success of its 40+ year history of environmental education and experiential programs.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Individual Giving will employ best practices and industry knowledge to broaden and deepen Eagle Bluff’s base of individual support: growing our annual fund by developing and implementing proven strategies; creating and implementing planned, legacy, and leadership giving societies; and deepening our relationships with individuals by maintaining a personal portfolio of donors.

The Director of Individual Giving will be a key member of Eagle Bluff’s Advancement team which also includes the Executive Director and the Marketing Director. Collectively, this group shapes and implements Eagle Bluff’s development initiatives—with additional support provided by its Board of Directors.

This position has the option for a hybrid work model which can include working from home for a portion of the week and onsite at Eagle Bluff in Lanesboro, MN. Within this flexible approach, we anticipate the person in this position will work onsite on average 1-2 days a week.

Tagged as: Development, Full Time, Fundraising

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree with minimum three years of experience. The successful applicant will embrace working in a highly collaborative environment at a growth minded organization, who is ready to commit to taking Eagle Bluff’s fundraising to a new level.

Dynamic interpersonal skills with ability to effectively engage key prospects and current donors.
Demonstrated ability to cultivate relationships with major donors that result in five-plus figure gifts.
Excellent written and

Required Skills:

For full job description please go to https://eaglebluffmn.org/employment/

About Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center

Founded in 1978, Eagle Bluff is a private, non-profit residential environmental learning center providing accredited environmental education programs, camps, and outdoor adventures in the scenic bluff country near Lanesboro, Minnesota.

Application Instructions

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to Colleen at [email protected] We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible therefore, applications received by October 12th will be given preferential consideration. Position will be open until filled.