About Borealis Philanthropy
Borealis Philanthropy works as a partner to philanthropy, helping grantmakers expand their reach and impact. As a philanthropic intermediary, Borealis helps connect grantmakers to organizations that meet their mission. We provide a high level of service to our funders and grantees by conducting our work in a manner that is collaborative, transparent, and accountable. We respond promptly to the needs and interests of our partners by staying abreast of changing policy and social landscapes. We educate grantmakers and non-profits organizations on the important role intermediaries play in the philanthropic sector, and endeavor to share our knowledge with the broader field. In carrying out this vision, we ultimately hope to change the way philanthropy works.
OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION
Reporting to the Vice President of Operations and Finance, the Development Officer will have two primary functions: Fundraising strategy for the current 10 collaborative funds at Borealis; and to support the development of new business and possible additional areas of service in future years. Borealis is currently funded by private foundations, with a small number of individual donors. The majority of donor development and cultivation currently occurs within private philanthropy; although there is a possibility of funding diversification in future years.
Fundraising strategy for current Borealis collaborative funds:
New Business development
The Development Officer should ideally possess the following qualifications and personal attributes:
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
Status: Full-time, Regular, Exempt, benefits eligible
Salary Range: $90-115k
Location: Flexible Location, USA*
Reports to: Vice President of Operations & Finance
Benefits include: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Medical and Dependent Care Flex Spending Account, Trans Health Benefit program, 401k plan, Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life and AD&D Insurance, 12 paid holidays plus the days between Christmas and New Year’s, paid parental leave, and a generous PTO program.
* Borealis Philanthropy is a virtual organization where our staff primarily work remotely from home offices. We provide financial support for home office setup along with options for coworking office space in particular locations.
Commitment to Disability, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Borealis is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, or any other category protected by local, state, or federal laws. We are committed to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive staff team. We strongly encourage applicants who are people of color, LGBTQ, women, people with disabilities; and/or formerly incarcerated people.
Close date: Sept 15, 2019
No Phone Calls Please