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Sr. Director of Development
JCC Chicago
300 Revere Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062

Principal Responsibilities:

JCC Chicago's Sr. Director of Development reports to the Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of JCC Chicago's development program, including annual giving campaigns, fundraising events, corporate and foundation relations, donor stewardship and solicitation, and communication efforts related to the work of the department.

Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate will be a motivated, polished and dynamic professional with a measurable record of accomplishment in the fundraising arena that includes meaningful partnership with Board members and stakeholders, success with annual and major gift prospects/donors, experience with capital campaign fundraising and execution of effective special events. Knowledge of the Chicago Jewish community and Chicago philanthropic marketplace are critical. The successful candidate will be a self starter who is flexible and have the ability to thrive in a complex environment.

Agency Information:

Our GPS is set to J.

We are a collaborative, dynamic, forward-looking team whose passion has a purpose. With Jewish values as our compass, we are moving JCC Chicago in new exciting directions that will strengthen our Jewish community, enrich generations, nurture friendships, respect traditions and bring out the best in very life we touch.

Led by our dynamic and forward-thinking Leadership team, JCC Chicago enriches lives and builds community through vibrant, meaningful experiences.We are a collaborative, dynamic, forward-looking team whose passion has a purpose.With Jewish values as our compass, we are moving JCC Chicago in new exciting directions that will strengthen our Jewish community, enrich generations, nurture friendships, respect traditions and bring out the best in every life we touch.

JCC Chicago is the largest JCC system in North America, with a $40 million budget and more than 800 staff in diverse locations across the metropolitan area.Our core program offerings include Early Childhood,Children and Family Engagement, J at School, Sports & Recreation, Aquatics, Arts & Ideas, Day Camps and Overnight Camp.