Stroum Jewish Community Center
Greater Seattle Area
Since 1949, the Stroum Jewish Community Center (SJCC)’s vision has been to serve as the Puget Sound’s most open and welcoming community-centered Jewish organization. Located on Mercer Island, SJCC aims to amplify profound Jewish connections for every generation through experiences, programs, and connections that are indelibly Jewish, relevant, interconnected, and sustainable. SJCC provides a variety of engaging offerings to enrich the lives of Jewish and general community members at all life cycle stages.
SJCC seeks a strategic and skilled Chief Development Officer (CDO) who will work across the organization to elevate all development efforts, infusing a culture of philanthropy and building collaborative and synergistic approaches to financial health and sustainability. This senior managerial position will oversee SJCC’s goal of growing annual philanthropic revenue to $5 million by harnessing untapped philanthropic potential throughout the community. Reporting directly to the CEO, the CDO will serve as a key public face of the SJCC, projecting an inspiring fundraising narrative to draw stakeholders closer to its vision, impact, and future direction.
Strong candidates will bring 7+ years of proven success soliciting 6 and 7 figure gifts, building relationships with key stakeholders, managing comprehensive fundraising initiatives, team management expertise, sound leadership judgment, and the ability to promote an organization-wide culture of philanthropy.
SJCC is an equal-opportunity employer.