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National Kidney Foundation Executive Director in Overland Park, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12975767\ National Kidney Foundation\ \

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) has a long and distinguished history of providing groundbreaking programs and services that have advanced care and improved the lives of millions of people with kidney disease.


NKFs Mission is what we do, our Values are how we do it.

Accountability- Earn and Keep Trust

Collaboration-Work as a team

Communication- Empower with information

Community-Build stronger community

Compassion- Lead with care and respect

Impact-Focus on the mission

Your Voice Matters: https://www.kidney.org/about/diversity-equity-inclusion{target="_blank"}


Location - Must reside within the Kansas/ West Missouri area.



Fueled by passion and urgency, National Kidney Foundation is a lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. As pioneers of scientific research and innovation, NKF focuses on the whole patient through the lens of kidney health. Relentless in our work, we enhance lives through action, education, and accelerating change.


The Executive Director is responsible for running all aspects of the business for the NKF Kansas & W. Missouri area. They will lead the training and development of staff and volunteers at the local level and carry out the mission of NKF by successfully raising funds, engaging leadership volunteers, influential community members, and ensuring that program goals are met.

The Executive Director works closely with the Regional Vice President (RVP) as part of, leading their local team to attain the income necessary to achieve the markets budgetary goals and implement all program strategies. They serve on the Region senior leadership team and maintain productive and collaborative relationships with other NKF departments and leadership, participating on organizational projects and committees as appropriate. This relationship should be characterized by effective communication, a positive attitude and strategy toward the growth of NKF, and the achievement of its mission. They need to ensure engagement and mobilization of diverse constituents, staff, and volunteers who are representative of the market driving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The ideal candidate must have proven success in fundraising and/or sales and relationship management as well as activation in a virtual environment.


Fund-raising - Leading the staff team, driving a donor centric culture, building relationships, and implementing a comprehensive, year-round fund-raising program to accomplish financial and program goals:

Identifies corporate sponsors, individual donors and family foundations; cultivates recruits and stewards these prospects growing engagement and revenue across each fundraising channel.

Manages cultivation and solicitation\ \


\ \ National Kidney Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicants for employment based on their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, uniformed service member status, or any other status protected by law.