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Summary: The Director, Principal Gifts is the business partner of 2-3 National Corporate Team Members responsible for set principal gift prospects and donors, meaning donors with the potential to engage with the organization at $1M or greater. He/she is the fundraising business partner to Regional Vice Presidents and Executive Directors, as well as to all other development portfolio holders and fundraisers. He/she is the Subject Matter Expert (SME) on fundraising strategy and execution for principal gifts donors with the potential to engage with the organization at $1M. Working in partnership with National Directors of Philanthropy, Chapter leadership and dedicated Donor Development staff throughout LLS, the Principal Gifts Officer will identify, qualify, cultivate, solicit and steward major gifts of $1M and above from corporations to support LLS mission programs.
Reports to: Senior Director, Healthcare Partnerships
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