Providence Health & Services Community Relations Officer- Foundation Southern California Region in Torrance, California


Providence is calling for a Community Relations Officer ( Full Time / Day Shift ) at Providence Foundation, Southern California, in the South Bay.

In this position you will:

  • TheCommunity Relations Officer engages, stewards, and cultivates annual donors,prospects, and community partners to build annual fund revenue and donorloyalty throughout the Southern California region.

  • Develops and implements email and onlinefundraising efforts; plans and executes employee campaigns across the region,in collaboration with campus-based Foundation and medical center staff; plansand supports annual giving cultivation and stewardship events; and is activelyinvolved in donor stewardship, cultivation, and major /planned giving donorprospect identification across the region.

  • This position reports to the SeniorDirector, Annual Giving for Providence Foundations – Southern California and isbased in the South Bay area.


To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and 1-2 writing samples.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’sDegree or equivalent experience in fundraising, communications, and/orcommunity relations.

  • 3-5 years of fundraising, communications,or community relations experience, preferably with a non-profit and/orhealthcare organization.

  • 2 years of email/digitalcommunications/ fundraising experience; demonstrated analytical and criticalthinking capabilities; solid written and verbal communication skills, includingexcellent grammar, spelling, and attention to detail.

  • Requires standing/walking/commuting to outside meetings.

  • Activities may include light lifting (up to 25 pounds), bending, continual standing and walking.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills.

  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, as well as, a working knowledge of fundraising software.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in working with a donor databasesuch as Raiser’s Edge; experience working with Constant Contact or similarprogram, as well as InDesign and/or Photoshop; experience in supporting and/ormanaging employee giving campaigns.

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Health & Services, Southern California, is a not-for-profit Catholic health care ministry committed to providing for the needs of the communities we serve especially the poor and vulnerable. The region serves the South Bay, Westside and the Greater San Fernando Valley Area, operating six award-winning medical centers, a comprehensive network of physician offices, long-term care, home care and hospice, urgent care centers and Providence High School.

At Providence, we’re dedicated to quality, compassionate care for all. The Providence medical centers and medical groups provide a full continuum of health care services. Continuing a Tradition of Excellence.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Foundation

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 132969