Job Description:

Maine Public is looking for a full-time fundraiser with an entrepreneurial style to join our Leadership Giving team!

In support of philanthropic giving, Capital Campaign Officers are responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding a portfolio of current and potential donors capable of making leadership or planned gifts supporting Maine Public’s annual, strategic giving and campaign initiatives. Capital Campaign Officers work collaboratively with the Leadership Giving team to create and implement gift strategies with their donor portfolio using best practices associated with moves management models. Through personal contacts, phone calls, e-mail, and letter correspondence, these roles maintain excellent donor relations with an active pipeline of donors and prospects. The successful candidate must thrive in a professional and dynamic environment, work well both as a team and independently, and demonstrate a commitment to the mission-driven values of public media.

Job Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three to five years’ experience in successful non-profit fundraising or commensurate experience building external relationships is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are critical. Knowledge of Maine and national funders, including funders with a particular interest in public broadcasting is preferred. A valid driver’s license and regular travel is required. Hours vary as necessary for special events and fundraising activities; will include evenings and weekends.

Maine Public offers a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package including healthcare, retirement, paid time off, dental, vision, and other supplemental benefits.


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Every day Maine Public connects the people of Maine and our region to each other and to the world through the open exchange of information, ideas, and cultural content.

Maine Public Broadcasting is a state-wide independent public media resource, including PBS, NPR, BBC, and others, with a broad reach across Maine, into New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and most of New Brunswick, Canada. Through its radio, television, educational, and Web services, Maine Public provides ideas, information and lifelong learning to a diverse public. The majority of these services are available to everyone at no charge. Hundreds of thousands of people find value in Maine Public’s services every day.

Maine Public believes that equity, diversity, and inclusion drive our success and we welcome and encourage candidates from all identities, backgrounds, and abilities to apply. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to building inclusive and innovative work environments with employees who reflect our communities. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and encourage applications from all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status or military service record, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  We're committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion.

Maine Public is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Maine Public will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact the Human Resources Department:, 1-800-884-1717.

Job Location: 
Lewiston, ME
United States
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Job Type: 
Full time
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