Open Positions

Director of Donor Engagement

OHSU Foundation has a wonderful opportunity for a Director of Donor Engagement. The primary focus is to drive intentional donor engagement across all departments of the foundation by providing strong project and team management and be a strategic thought partner for development leaders.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a variety of constituents to achieve stated goals
  • Ability to influence and drive peers and other leaders toward creative, timely and substantive stewardship activities
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills to interact professionally, diplomatically, and productively with colleagues and contacts at all levels
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Detail and results oriented with strong anticipatory instincts
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field preferred, and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum five years of experience required working in higher education, health, or nonprofit/fundraising organization
  • Minimum two years supervisory and management experience required
  • Stewardship and/or donor relations experience preferred
  • Direct fundraising experience preferred, particularly at the major and principal gift level

Working Conditions

  • Occasional participation in evening and weekend events
  • Travel is a requirement of this position;must possess valid driver license, access to vehicle, and appropriate insurance coverage that meets Foundation requirements
  • Demonstrated experience developing and implementing a strategic operating plan with goals and evaluative measures
  • Proven success in managing, mentoring, retaining and recruiting, a professional and diverse staff 

To be considered for this position, please apply online through our career center.

Please attach a cover letter and resume to your application and make sure you are using the most up-to-date browser.

Accounting Analyst

OHSU Foundation has a wonderful opportunity to join the incredible foundation "math team" as an Accounting Analyst. In this role you will apply the principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare reports. You will be responsible for financial accounting, financial reporting, account reconciliations, preparing and reviewing intercompany journal entries and processing accounts payable in accordance with department policies.


Qualifications and Experience

  • Working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GASB &FASB) and Fund Accounting
  • Experience working with automated accounting database such as Oracle
  • Ability to interpret and analyze financial statements and reports
  • Experience working in an accounting environment with multiple companies
  • Experience working in an environment with strong internal controls, accounting policies, and annual financial statement audits
  • Ten-key by touch, data entry, accurate typing and ability to operate standard office equipment required
  • Proficient skills in Excel and Microsoft Word required, advanced preferred
  • Excellent Oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines required
  • Ability to work in a paperless environment
  • Possess sound judgment, strong work ethic, and a deep commitment to excellence, and high professional standards and integrity
  • Flexibility to adjust to changing processes, priorities, and workload
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or business administration;or equivalent experience
  • 3 years' experience in general accounting preferred

Working Conditions

  • Occasional hours outside of normal work hours for meetings or programs
  • Prolonged use of computer

To be considered for this position, please apply online through our career center

Please attach a cover letter and resume to your online application. Please check to make sure you are using the most up-to-date browser for the application process.

Associate Director of Development

OHSU Foundation has a wonderful opportunity for an Associate Director of Development. The primary focus of this position is to qualify, cultivate, solicit and steward donor prospects with maximum potential for major gift level philanthropy from among patient partners, alumni, faculty, staff, emeritus faculty, trustees, and key business and community leaders. In addition, the associate director of development works closely with OHSU Foundation staff to develop and maximize strategies to secure gifts by working proactively and collaboratively across teams.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Ability to understand and effectively manage complex issues related to medical education and research in a multi-tiered, academic medical institution.
  • Comprehensive understanding of financial reports used by the foundation and university.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work effectively with many different constituencies, especially physicians, academic community, trustees, business leaders and volunteers.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.
  • Be entrepreneurial in nature: creative, self-starting and oriented toward action and results.
  • Solutions driven with an ability to anticipate potential problems in advance.
  • Possess strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to organize time effectively, establish priorities and manage a large number of tasks simultaneously.
  • Possess sound judgment, strong work ethic, and a deep to commitment to excellence, and high professional standards and integrity.
  • Commitment to collaborative engagement with OHSUF staff and OHSU faculty.
  • Bachelor's degree in related field, such as liberal arts, marketing or a scientific field;or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3-5 years of previous fund raising experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of major gifts, planned gifts, campaigns, annual giving, direct mail, and volunteer management preferred.
  • Experience in health care/education is a plus.

Working Conditions

  • Occasional hours outside of normal work hours for meetings or programs
  • Travel required. Must have access to a vehicle, valid driver's license and current personal auto insurance that meets foundation standards.

To be considered for this position, please apply online through our career center.

Please attach a cover letter and resume to your application and make sure you are using the most up-to-date browser. 

Director of Development 

OHSU Foundation has a wonderful opportunity for a Director of Development. The primary purpose of this position is to raise significant levels of philanthropic support for Oregon Health &Science University through the OHSU Foundation in support of assigned programs and projects. The director of development represents the university to donors, potential donors and alumni. In addition, the director of development works closely with administrative and academic leaders at OHSU and OHSU Foundation to develop and implement approved philanthropic funding goals and objectives involving clinical services, hospital operations, research, teaching and community education. 

Qualifications and Experience

  • Ability to understand and effectively manage complex issues related to medical education and research in a multi-tiered, academic medical institution.
  • Comprehensive understanding of financial reports used by the foundation and university.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work effectively with many different constituencies, especially physicians, academic community, trustees, business leaders and volunteers.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.
  • Possess strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to organize time effectively, establish priorities and manage a large number of tasks simultaneously.
  • Possess sound judgment, strong work ethic, and a deep to commitment to excellence, and high professional standards and integrity.
  • Commitment to collaborative engagement with OHSUF staff and OHSU faculty.
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field preferred, and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Five years or more previous fundraising experience, especially in major and planned gifts.
  • Proven knowledge of all aspects of development including major gifts, planned gifts, campaigns, annual giving, direct marketing, and volunteer management.
  • Must be proficient in many computer programs, including office suite applications, and development-specific applications.
  • Experience in health care/education is preferred.
  • Proven success in a complex fundraising institution of higher ed. and healthcare preferred.
  • Experience in a clinical or engineering fundraising shop highly desirable. 

Working Conditions

  • Travel is a requirement of this position, as well as some evening work. Must possess valid driver license, access to vehicle, and appropriate insurance coverage that meets Foundation requirements
To be considered for this position, please apply online through our career center
Please attach a cover letter and resume to your online application. Please check to make sure you are using the most up-to-date browser