The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

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The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Washington D.C., DC, USA
Apr 17, 2019
Full time
Seeking experienced fundraising professional to oversee our planned giving program and be a vital part of growing support from individuals. About the Physicians Committee The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel , our website , and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog . About Our Development Team The development team is dedicated to finding innovative ways to grow fundraising support. The team is knowledgeable and well-versed in the organization’s efforts and prides itself on being creative, accessible, and donor-centric. About this Career Opportunity The Director of Planned Giving will plan, manage, and evaluate the Physicians Committee’s Lifetime Partner program to achieve its performance and financial goals. This includes overall identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of legacy donors and prospects. He/she will develop and implement a multiyear strategic marketing plan to maximize revenue to the Physicians Committee by securing a range of planned gifts. This position reports directly to the Vice President of Development. Responsibilities include: Design and implement giving strategies; engage and motivate donors and prospects through individualized cultivation and stewardship. Create and implement multichannel marketing strategies including direct mail, marketing collateral, Good Medicine magazine, our annual report, online communications, and events.   Complete proposals and finalize gift arrangements for bequests, charitable gift annuities, and other planned gifts.   Direct and oversee stewardship and recognition programs to ensure Lifetime Partners continue to be engaged with the Physicians Committee. Develop and maintain strong collaborative working relationships with other members of the development team and program staff.  Develop strategies to integrate planned giving into the cultivation of major gifts.   Work closely with legal and finance departments to oversee the administration of estates to ensure prompt settlement and payment of bequests to the Physicians Committee.   Enhance, monitor, and maintain the Physicians Committee’s planned giving website to successfully engage donors and encourage legacy gifts.   Develop and manage a portfolio of prospects with a goal of soliciting and closing deferred gifts and bequest intentions.    Develop and maintain expertise in legislation and regulations effecting planned giving.   This is a full-time position located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. (in Friendship Heights on Metro’s Red line). The Director may be required to travel to interact and engage with prospects/members and to participate in fundraising events. Who We’re Looking For We are looking for a fundraising professional who is passionate about connecting individuals with the Physicians Committee’s mission to create a better world for animals and people. Knowledge of donor relations, marketing, and stewardship is required. The ideal candidate will be a person whose enthusiasm and innovation sparks creativity and who is a proactive, entrepreneurial project manager that can focus on big-picture concepts and projects while maintaining strict attention to detail. The candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment, to relate well to people of all ages, and to build successful relationships with constituents and co-workers. The position provides an opportunity to implement new ideas and grow the planned giving program, which is a vital component of the development plan.   How to Apply In your cover letter, please tell us about your interest in our mission, your related work experience and your professional goals. Click here to apply online . We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Washington, DC, USA
Apr 02, 2019
Full time
Human Resources Specialist – Seeking human resources professional with at least five years of experience to support leadership and staff by facilitating a variety of strategic, operational, and administrative functions at 90-person nonprofit organization working to save and improve human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. About the Physicians Committee The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is dedicated to saving and improving human and animal lives through plant-based diets and ethical and effective scientific research. Our vision is to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. We invite you to visit our YouTube channel , our website , and Physicians Committee president Dr. Neal Barnard’s blog . About the Human Resources Team The Physicians Committee’s human resources team supports leadership and staff by facilitating a variety of strategic, operational, and administrative functions. We partner with team members to create a positive and engaging workplace culture and promote organizational health and best practices. Our keys to success include having a positive and outgoing attitude, being detail-oriented and thorough, and continually exploring new ideas and approaches to our work. We look for and assume the best in others and strive to build a positive dialog in order to advance our work. We prioritize personal and professional development. About this Career Opportunity We’re looking for a Human Resources Specialist to join our team of three to support our staff of approximately 90 employees. Our team’s goals include: Building our team together : partnering with our colleagues to recruit, hire and onboard team members, interns, consultants and volunteers Developing our skills together : partnering with our colleagues to identify development needs and to coordinate or facilitate training Creating our culture together : partnering with our colleagues to reinforce our core values, promote organizational health and best practices, and to foster an environment in which we can all do our best work Administration : helping our colleagues maximize their benefits and ensuring compliance with state and federal laws This is a full-time position located at the Physicians Committee’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. (Friendship Heights on Metro’s Red Line) Who We’re Looking For Work life at Physicians Committee is fast-paced, exciting, and challenging! We’re looking for a team member who will be passionate about the creating an optimal workplace culture and environment for our team of hardworking and visionary professionals. And we’re also looking for somebody who is passionate about our vision to create a healthier world through a new emphasis on disease prevention, plant-based nutrition, and scientific research conducted ethically, without using animals. Applicants should have at least five years of experience working in human resources and an eagerness to work hard and go the extra mile for our team members. Presentation and project management skills are a plus. How to Apply In your cover letter, please tell us about your human resources experience, professional goals and your interest in Physicians Committee’s mission. Click here to apply online . We look forward to hearing from you! Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.