Development Officer, Research & Prospect Management – ST. JOSEPH’S HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION

The Development Officer, Research & Prospect Management will work closely with the Major Gifts team, while also supporting the Annual Fund and Events teams, and is responsible for driving the prospecting and pipeline process in support of fundraising. The Development Officer, Research & Prospect Management will research, prepare, and provide profiles and reports, both in-depth and otherwise, on potential and identified major gift and event prospects including individuals, foundations, and corporations. Using current research methods, the incumbent will aim to increase financial support by identifying potential donors or audiences and by augmenting existing data.  Salary Range:  $53,000 – $60,000

Posted On:  December 1, 2022

Closing On:  December 13, 2022

Location:  Hamilton, Ontario

Employment Type:  Full Time

Job Experience:  Junior

Salary Range:  $53,000 – $60,000


About St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation:
At St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation, we’re dedicated to raising funds to support the highest priority needs of St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton – an academic health sciences centre committed to exceptional patient care, research and the education and training of healthcare professionals.

A leader in healthcare philanthropy in our region, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation is accredited through Imagine Canada’s Standards Program which recognizes excellence in fundraising, financial accountability and transparency, governance, volunteer involvement and staff management.

As a Foundation team, we work closely with grateful patients, individuals, corporations and foundations, healthcare professionals and research teams at the Hospital to raise and steward funds for vital equipment needs, to help renovate patient care areas at the Hospital, and fund research studies that will inform the future of care.

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation Hamilton is looking for a Development Officer, Research & Prospect Management to join our team of dedicated, caring and mission-focused professionals who are committed to working together to empower healthcare in our community and are proud to support St. Joseph’s inspiring mission of Hope, Healing and Discovery. Read more about us here:

Why Work with Us?
• Opportunity to do meaningful work that supports hope, healing and discovery at our Hospital.
• Competitive salary range of $53,000 – $60,000 annually and comprehensive benefits package, including health & dental benefits, a defined benefit pension plan (HOOPP), & maternity/parental leave top-up.
• Starting at 3 weeks vacation.
• Flexible work arrangements including hybrid work opportunities.
• Commitment to Professional Development including an annual budget for each employee.
• Newly renovated office space (anticipated completion in December 2022).

This is a full-time role, located in Hamilton, ON
Hybrid Work Model – minimum of 3 days on site required

Key Accountabilities:
The Development Officer, Research & Prospect Management is responsible primarily for (but not limited to):

Skills Required:

If this role interests you, please submit your resume and cover letter to by December 13, 2022.

Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We aim to reduce barriers and support accessibility and as such, we will accommodate any needs set out under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, and the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Thank you for your interest in working with St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.