Supporting and reporting to the Acting Director of Development, the Director of Major Gifts is responsible for cultivating, soliciting and securing outright gifts for Punahou School. The Development team is one of five branches of the Advancement team, and is comprised of eight staff members responsible for securing gifts at all levels from individuals, private foundations, and corporate giving programs to benefit the mission and vision of Punahou School immediately, and in perpetuity. The team seeks outright, pledged and planned gifts directed towards current projects and the endowment. Development team members are committed to educating the global Punahou community about the educational priorities of the school and the management and growth of the school’s endowment in order to encourage new and ongoing gifts to the institution.
Philanthropic Programs within the Development team include Annual Giving, Major Giving, Planned Giving, Alumni Giving, Parent Giving, Faculty and Staff Giving, and Foundation, Corporate and Trust Giving.
Status: Full Time Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
Work Year: 12 months
Work Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM. After work hours, weekends, holidays for special events as needed.