Director of Strategic Giving

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles, California


The Director of Strategic Giving is responsible for management and expansion of the major gifts and planned giving programs; managing relationships and securing support from donors who are capable of making gifts of $25,000+ focusing on strategic multi-year principal gifts of $100,000 or more. Will manage a personal portfolio of 35-50 prospects and a team of two major gifts officers. Will play a key leadership role in the execution of the organization's comprehensive campaign.

Bachelors degree preferred. Minimum 5-7 years of management experience in development and major gifts. Experience working with high-level donors, campaigns, planned giving and major gift solicitation. Knowledge of Japanese American history and culture a plus. Proficiency with MS Office, Google Calendar and Gmail preferred. Development database experience (Raisers Edge, Altru) desired.

Full-time, temporary position with funding through June 2024. See for details. EOE.