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Providence Health & Services Executive Director - Foundation in Torrance, California


Providence is calling an Executive Director (Full-time/Day shift) to Providence TrinityCare Hospice in Torrance CA.

We are seeking an Executive Director who is responsible for providing professional fundraising expertise leadership and management for the Providence TrinityCare Foundation with major emphasis on generating significant financial support to help meet the needs of the organizational goals and objectives for compassionate care of patients and families. The Executive Director will work with the Chief Philanthropy Officer, Home & Community Care, Foundation team members, the hospice and palliative care leadership, administrators, physicians and caregivers within the various programs and services, with major donors, foundations, and corporations, to coordinate activity and accomplish annual and long-term fundraising objectives.

In this position you will:

  • Assist in developing a long range Strategic Plan that sets forth the Foundation mission, goals, strategies, objectives and budget; and assist in periodically evaluating and annually updating this Plan through the development of an annual Business Plan.

  • Implement the Foundation’s long range Strategic and annual Business Plan.

  • Direct the operations of the Providence TrinityCare Foundation to obtain significant financial support for the Providence TrinityCare Hospice and Palliative Care operations.

  • Manage the day-to-day business and finances of the Foundation according to established policies and procedures.

  • Carry a portfolio of approximately 50-75 major gift prospects/donors.

  • Assist the Board of Trustees in developing and maintaining highly qualified members to govern and lead the foundation and its fundraising activities.

  • Build, educate, and steward the fundraising volunteer structure that will successfully implement the organizational strategic plan

  • Develop and implement an annual marketing and communications plan to support fundraising efforts.

  • Actively participate in leadership meetings and discussions as the lead philanthropy officer for the ministry.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field

  • Experience in personal major gift cultivation and solicitation

  • Senior level management experience

  • 5 years successful fund raising development

  • Knowledge, skills and abilities are typically acquired through successful completion of college level course work in business, marketing and communications plus five to seven years of successful fund development

  • Requires in-depth and up-to-date knowledge of fund raising practices and procedures

  • Requires strong leadership, motivational, and communication skills with abilities to work with a broad spectrum of people, and to prioritize work so that close to 70% of time is spent in the field fund raising

  • Requires special skills in personal major gift cultivation and solicitation

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

  • Ability to effectively direct and supervise the work of others

  • Ability to develop effective relationships with key individuals and foundations

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certification as a Fund Raising Executive (CFRE)

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Non-Clinical Director/Executive

Location: California-Torrance

Other Location(s): Washington, Oregon

Req ID: 323474