The Morton Arboretum


Position Available:  Annual Giving Manager

The Morton Arboretum is a world-renowned nonprofit dedicated to protecting and growing trees locally and globally. We are seeking an experienced annual giving manager to join our team to increase philanthropic support by successfully leading a comprehensive cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship strategy for annual fund and mid-level donors. The ideal candidate will help secure support through direct mail, email, online giving, and onsite sales to improve the future for trees, advance leading scientific and conservation research, support educational programming for adults and children, and preserve our plant collections across 1,700 acres. You’ll be part of an incredible team working together to make the Arboretum exceptional.
Salary: Mid to upper $50k; commensurate with experience.
 
Bachelor’s degree preferred. 4+ years experience required, preferably in a fundraising or membership environment. Strong and demonstrated analytical and writing skills required. 
The Morton Arboretum is a champion of diversity, supporting a culture of inclusion that attracts, inspires, and engages people to achieve success.  The Arboretum is committed to hire and develop employees based on job-related qualifications irrespective of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status.  To increase diversity in professions related to the public garden realm, we encourage applications from underrepresented minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans. The Morton Arboretum is dedicated to complying with our obligations as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All applicants are guaranteed equal consideration for employment.