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Employment Opportunities

Development Coordinator

Posted December 6, 2018

The Development Coordinator supports annual fund, stewardship and donor analytics activities for the organization. The coordinator will plan and implement cultivation and stewardship events as well as regional donor and volunteer appreciation events, manage the annual donor thank-a-thons, and ensure the delivery of all donor stewardship benefits.

This role will also be responsible for researching potential new donors to the chapter, will assist with financial and metric analysis of all chapter events and initiatives, and will ensure development team tracking of donor interactions, solicitations and follow up. Working knowledge of database queries and reporting functionality will be required.

Interested applicants should contact

Development Officer - Northern Michigan

Posted November 29, 2018

Make-A-Wish Michigan is seeking a part-time Development Officer to work remotely from the Traverse City area. The Development Officer - Northern Michigan will develop relationships with northern Michigan based corporations, individuals, community organizations, schools and media to further the mission of Make-A-Wish. This position will be responsible for connecting prospective supporters in a meaningful manner to secure incremental funding from the northern Michigan market as well as increased awareness.

Additional responsibilities include a Bachelor's Degree and 3-5 years of increasingly significant sales or development roles with revenue responsibility. The idea candidate will possess a proven record of successful development, event management, or sales goals achievement.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to

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

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