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Gift Planning Officer


The Gift Planning Officer is responsible for planning, executing and evaluating Northwest Kidney Centers¿ major and planned gift programs. This includes working with NKC leadership, staff, trustees, physicians and community volunteers to develop and market an ongoing charitable giving program focusing on major and planned/deferred gifts, counsel current and prospective donors about the philanthropic and tax advantages of planned giving, and ensure compliance with ethical standards and legal/regulatory requirements.


Bachelor's degree, preferably in marketing, communications, public relations, political science, journalism, or business administration.
Five years of related work experience involving directing successful major/planned giving campaigns for healthcare, education or other nonprofit cause.
Evidence of ability to successfully cultivate, solicit and close significant major and planned gifts. Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential preferred. Ability to work independently and in a professional manner when representing NKC to the public.
Strong writing skills, ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and knowledge of fund development best practices preferred.

Current driver's license valid in the state of Washington, insurance and vehicle for local travel.


Bachelor’s degree in relevant field. Five years of related work experience involving directing successful major/planned giving campaigns. Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential preferred


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We’re an equal opportunity employer. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, genetics or veteran status.

Our benefits include

  • Paid training
  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off
  • Annual Employee Appreciation Week