Fundraiser, Long Island

Location: Long Island, NY

We see a bright, beautiful future for Israel and the Jewish people. But we cannot succeed in bringing our vision to life without you. As a Jewish National Fund (JNF) Fundraiser, you will be responsible for cultivating donors, maintaining existing relationships, and supporting the Five Towns Campaign in all of its efforts through new programming, strategic planning, and local partnerships. A typical day for you will include identifying prospective partners, meeting face-to-face and sharing the JNF story, and leadership development to help the organization meet, and exceed, goals. You have the opportunity to be a part of a national movement of Zionists who are changing Israel forever. 

Jewish National Fund is seeking a Fundraiser to be located within the five towns area on Long Island, NY. 

•Prospect potential new donors using various direct methods (such as calling and face-to-face meetings), networking, and research. 
•Strategize and cultivate long-term donor relationships, integrating various giving and engagement tactics. 
•Grow and develop a local Five Towns board. 
•Be a voice for the Five Towns and work to develop programming targeted towards that audience. 
•Represent JNF at various events to bring new donors into the fold and identify partnership opportunities. 
•Recruit for JNF tours and missions to Israel. 

Job Qualifications: 

•A passion for Israel. 
•The Campaign Executive should have at least 2 years of relative experience in sales/fundraising 
•Proven success in asking for and closing gifts and building and maintaining long-term relationships with donors. 
•Presence and high comfort level to interact effectively with the leaders in the business community in the NY metro area. 

•Are passionate about our work. 
You understand the importance of Israel and want to help us continue to build and support the land and its people. 
•Dream big. 
You aren’t afraid to think outside the box. You are always bringing new ideas to the table and are able to strategize a plan of how to make them reality. 
•Are Creative 
A flexible and creative thinker able to find and create new giving opportunities for programs. 
Networking is second nature to you and you are able to not only lead an engaging conversation, but are also able to lay the foundation and nurture relationships with various people. 

Extra Credit Experience: 
• Salesforce data management. 

• Opportunity to Travel to Israel 
• Top-notch Healthcare 
• Dental & Vision 
• Flexible Spending Account 
• Employer-paid Life Insurance 
• Employer-paid Short and Long-term Disability 
• 403(b) With Generous Employer Contribution