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Development Officer (Individual Giving)

Company: St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital
Date Posted: October 19, 2017

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, New York

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 the financial gift support to the institution by seeking private and corporate contributions in order to increase support of hospital programs and capital projects. The Development Officer will work to successfully implement the fund development plan for Foundation campaigns including, but not limited to, major gifts, grateful patient program, giving society, prospect research, employee giving campaign, annual giving, physician giving, and grant procurement. The Development Officer 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:

A.   Education/Training: Bachelor's Degree required, Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

B.   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 and is a member of the Montefiore Health System. 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