Maine Public is seeking a full-time Major Gifts Coordinator and Researcher to join our Development team in Lewiston, Maine. In support of philanthropic giving, the Major Gifts Coordinator will provide prospect research and management, in addition to grants support, to the Major Gifts team, Director of Major Gifts, and Chief Development Officer. The Major Gifts Coordinator is responsible for managing major gifts portfolio lists and donor lists. The Coordinator is Maine Public’s principal researcher, providing the Development team with high-level research, analysis, and strategy to expand its major gifts reach. The Major Gifts Coordinator works with the Chief Development Officer to develop and manage Maine Public’s planned giving programs.
Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree preferred and minimum of 3 years’ related work experience or equivalent combination required. Ability to interpret and translate complex financial, legal, and corporate language. Strong analytical, communication and organizational skills. Attention to detail and accuracy. Knowledge of public media business systems a plus. A valid driver’s license is required. Regular travel to all Maine Public locations will be required. The successful candidate must thrive in a professional and dynamic environment, work well both in a team environment and independently, and demonstrate dependability and a love of public broadcasting.