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Philanthropy Director


Seattle, WA, USA


Swedish Shared Services is looking for a Philanthropy Director (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in the Swedish Medical Center Foundation at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Philanthropy Director works to secure major gifts for one or more priority Institutes or Enterprises with a primary focus on gifts of $100,000 and above. This position is responsible for growing giving at the $100,000 levels through a series of strategies designed to identify, qualify, cultivate, solicit, and steward current and prospective donors.

In this position you will:

  • Work closely with the Foundation Leadership, Foundation Board, Administrators and Physician groups to develop and implement effective fundraising strategies for increased giving at the $100,000 level.

  • Provide leadership and support to fundraising committees and physicians to assist in prospect identification and cultivation, training, solicitation and stewardship for corporate donors and prospects of $100,000 . Actively identifies and recruits new volunteers for development and advisory committees.

  • Direct and participate in the face-to-face cultivation and solicitation of $100,000 gifts, including managing a portfolio of donors, identifying, qualifying, and cultivating new prospects.

  • Develop a keen understanding of the assigned area and interprets complex medical information for a lay audience.

  • Represent the Foundation within the community by attending and actively participating in appropriate internal and external functions and events.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university

  • Minimum five (5) years of sales or development experience

  • Proven track record managing successful annual or major giving programs

  • Experience in a major decentralized institution

  • Ability to interface with executive level administration, medical staff and board members

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in a health care or higher education institution

boutSwedish Medical Center Foundation


Foundation cultivates and stewards relationships with caring members of our

community who support innovative health care at Swedish through philanthropic

donations. As patient needs continue to outpace available resources, donations

are more important than ever to ensuring Swedish is available as a resource to

our community, today and in the future. The Foundation is positioning itself to

participate fully in the incredible philanthropic opportunity that exists in

our region.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Director / Executive

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Heath Bldg (WA204) 801 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 191879


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