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Senior Development Officer

Company: KGH Foundation
Date Posted: July 22, 2015


Kelowna General Hospital is a tertiary teaching facility in conjunction with UBC Southern Interior Medical Program.  The Hospital has recently undergone unprecedented growth, adding $800 million in infrastructure in the last 5 years.  The KGH Foundation’s current human resource plan provides for a growth strategy to match the growth of Kelowna General Hospital and we are currently seeking key positions to assist the KGH Foundation to achieve its goals.

The Kelowna General Hospital Foundation is the most successful health charity in BC outside of the lower mainland.  Supporting the advancement of healthcare in the interior of British Columbia, we are a dynamic and strategic organization focused on excellence.  We are looking for the very best.

Located in the center of the Okanagan, Kelowna offers the best of all worlds for people at all stages of their career.  Vibrant culture, extensive outdoor recreation and a thriving wine and tourism industry make for a lifestyle people are striving for.

We look forward to hearing what you can bring to our truly world class team.


The Senior Development Officer is responsible for major gift activities for all Foundation programs.   The incumbent will identify, develop and work independently with an extensive portfolio of donors.

Responsibilities include prospect management, development and implementation of cultivation, solicitation and stewardship strategies.

The ideal candidate has:

  • Experience working effectively with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders,
  • Ability to set priorities, complete work with minimal supervision and meet deadlines
  • A proven ability to secure, grow and sustain meaningful and lasting relationships
  • Confidence Is articulate
  • Possesses an ability to communicate effectively with all levels of internal and external contacts
  • A drive to surpass goals
  • A strong focus on accountability
  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge is an asset

If you are an experienced, ambitious and highly skilled individual, looking to play a significant role in philanthropy, and are excited about making a difference in our community, we welcome your expression of interest.

The position descriptions are listed at:

Please apply prior to August 7, 2015 at:

KGH Foundation
2268 Pandosy Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 1T2