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Development Officer (Individual Giving)

Company: St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital
Date Posted: May 18, 2016

St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital is dedicated to providing excellent health care services to our community. 
Our vision is to be a leader in clinical and service excellence, working in partnership with our medical staff, employees, and area health care providers to improve the health of our community. We are growing and searching for a valued Development Officer to join our Team! 


Position: Development Officer (Individual Giving)

Location: Newburgh

Department: Foundation


Position Summary:  The mission of the St. Luke’s Cornwall Health System Foundation is to articulate the critical role of private and corporate philanthropy to the hospital and the vast opportunities for support throughout our health system. The Foundation is charged with maximizing financial gift support to the hospital by seeking private and corporate contributions in order to increase support of hospital programs and projects.

The Development Officer (Individual Giving) will work to successfully implement the fund development plan for active Foundation campaigns in an effort to maximize individual donor philanthropy. The Development Officer (Individual Giving) will be tasked with securing funds for the organization by managing a group of assigned, qualified donors helping them fulfill their passions and interests through their giving to St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital. The Development Officer will work continuously to build and manage a portfolio of donors through identification, cultivation, solicitation and recognition.


Position Qualifications:

  1. Education/Training: Bachelor’s Degree required, Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.
  2. Experience: Minimum of 5 (five) years in fundraising and/or non-profit organization, 3 (three) years in a direct fundraising role. Knowledge of Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge and/or other donor management system required. Major gift experience preferred.

About St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital
St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital (SLCH) is a not-for-profit community hospital with campuses in Newburgh and Cornwall, NY. The hospital is dedicated to serving the health care needs of the Hudson Valley and aspires to excellence in the delivery of compassionate and comprehensive health care services. SLCH offers comprehensive cardiac, stroke, cancer and orthopedic services and a full range of other clinical offerings. For more information, go to or

 The Hudson Valley boasts a terrific quality of life. From hiking, biking, and boating, to cafes, art galleries, and local farmers markets, this beautiful suburban location offers endless ways to spend your leisure time. Excellent housing and outstanding schools can be found throughout the region. Our emblematic cities and picturesque villages interweave culture, history and recreation in one of the country's most livable locations.


For immediate consideration please contact Susan Townsend, Manager, HR Talent Acquisition @