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Employment Opportunities

Senior Development Officer - Corporate

Posted September 14, 2018

The Senior Development Officer - Corporate role will provide strategy and oversight of the organization's business development efforts and will manage a portfolio of corporate prospects and donors. The Officer will call on corporations and business leaders statewide for involvement in the Make-A-Wish mission through sponsorships, employee programs, Walk and Wish-A-Mile teams, national partnerships and other fundraising programs. The role will also manage a development officer for renewals and account management.

The ideal candidate will have broad knowledge of the principles of fundraising, a history of sales and business development success, a proven record of building relationships with C-suite employees at Michigan-based companies and a passion for the Make-A-Wish mission.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to

Development Officer - Annual Fund & Stewardship

Posted May 9, 2018

The Development Officer - Annual Fund & Stewardship drives annual fund revenue through direct mail, online giving, peer to peer fundraising programs and a portfolio of mid-level donors. The development officer is also responsible for the delivery of high quality stewardship and recognition activities for the organization’s supporters, including appreciation events, Wish Society benefits and communications, and donor thank-a-thons.

The ideal candidate must have experience with nonprofit fundraising, have strong relationship building skills, be well-organized, and passionate about the Make-A-Wish mission. This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree, and 3 or more years of non-profit fundraising experience.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to

Make-A-Wish® Michigan
7600 Grand River Avenue
Suite 175
Brighton, MI 48114
(734) 994-8620
Toll Free Michigan Only (800) 622-9474
Make-A-Wish® Michigan, Grand Rapids Office
648 Monroe Ave NW
Suite 104
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 363-4607
Toll Free (877) 631-9474