Leadership / Major Gifts Officer

Connecticut Mirror, Hartford, Connecticut

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Date Posted July 29, 2020
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary $90,000 to $100,000
Website http://www.CTMirror.org


Local journalism is critical to a thriving democracy.  The Connecticut Mirror (CT Mirror) is a local journalism success story.  And we have ambitious growth goals.

We are creating our first-ever Leadership Gifts Officer position to advance our mission of informing the public about policy, holding government accountable, and amplifying diverse voices and perspectives.

CT Mirror is a nonprofit, non-partisan, online news organization covering public policy, government, and politics in Connecticut.  In our first ten years we became the most trusted source for news about public policy in the state.  

We are looking for an innovative and passionate Leadership Gifts Officer who will deepen the impact of our journalism by generating significantly new philanthropic support from high-capacity individual donors.

Our goals include:

If you join us you will generate the new funding CT Mirror needs to achieve these goals.  How you do that will be largely up to you.  Big picture, we’re thinking you will:

We’re interested in candidates who have:

Here’s our commitment to the candidate whom we hire:

CT Mirror is committed to building an inclusive organization that represents the people and communities we serve.  We do not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of our hiring, procurement, volunteer recruitment, or other activities or operations. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, board, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and readers.

The Leadership Gifts Officer position is based in Hartford, CT and reports to Publisher / CEO Bruce Putterman.

Please apply, using this form, by August 28.  Questions? Contact Bruce Putterman.  No phone calls please.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.