Development Officer, Corporations & Foundations (x2)

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

Bethesda, Maryland

The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) raises funds and manages partnerships to support the mission of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in making important discoveries that improve health and save lives. With its partners, the FNIH works to accelerate biomedical research and strategies to fight against diseases in the United States and across the world. An independent nonprofit organization chartered by Congress, the FNIH creates and implements research programs, supports education and training of new researchers, organizes educational events and symposia and secures funding that addresses a wide range of health challenges.

The Opportunity

The FNIH seeks a Development Officer (DO) to be responsible for attaining fundraising goals, building and maintaining strong relationships with current corporate and foundation donors and creating strategies to develop and solicit new prospects for first-time FNIH partnerships. S/He will join a talented team of fundraisers working to secure support for biomedical research programs, training initiatives and events with five-to-seven figure funding goals. Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Development and working closely with scientific program staff at the NIH and the FNIH, the successful candidate will be a strategic thinker with experience gathering, analyzing and interpreting information to prepare compelling cases for support. Experience developing and nurturing relationships with corporations and with philanthropic foundations is required.

Zena Lum

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