Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 157582-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
The Vice President reports to the Chief Development Officer of Beth Israel Lahey Health and the President of Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. The VP provides leadership and strategic direction for a comprehensive Development program at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. S/he will work closely with BILH and Lahey leadership and executive teams, partnering with the LHMC President and BILH system CDO, to identify key funding initiatives designed to enhance and improve the delivery of healthcare, and to align philanthropic efforts around those priorities. The VP will provide counsel to and engage medical staff and board leadership to expand the impact of philanthropy on LHMC. She/he will serve as the key principal gift fund raiser for the institution, and will inspire a team of approximately 25 front line fund raising staff on best practices necessary for executing high-performing major and principal gift fundraising. This leader will also collaborate with BILH Philanthropy services staff.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Experience in medical philanthropy is preferred.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Beth Israel Lahey Health is comprised of world-class academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, leading community hospitals, a renowned orthopedics hospital, and comprehensive ambulatory centers. Through our focus on population health, our clinically integrated network of affiliated providers, as well as vital services such as behavioral health and home care services, we are able to provide a new model of care that improves the health of all those we serve. With more than 9,000 nurses, 4,300 physicians and more than 35,000 employees, our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve.