Atlantic Health System

Foundation Officer, Development Office

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Morristown
Position Type
9:00am - 5:00pm
Corporate Office - Morristown


Atlantic Health System is seeking a full-time Foundation Officer for the Development Office located at 475 South Street in Morristown NJ primarily working 9-5pm. 


Reports to: Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations


Supervises: Shares Administrative Assistant with Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations (DCFR).



  • Work with the Foundation’s Research Manager and Research Coordinator to identify corporate prospects and align their grant guidelines and philanthropic interests with the Medical Center’s clinical programs, prevention health services, research initiatives and physician-driven projects.                                        
  • Meet with hospital staff and project directors to work on grant writing assignments, gathering information to develop a clear understanding of the project for which funding is sought.  
  • Manage a portfolio of corporate prospects to cultivate for solicitation and a specific group of current corporate donors for ongoing grant requests and stewardship.
  • In consultation with the DCFR, review and write grant proposals or delegate responsibility to the proposal writer.
  • Organize and host stewardship meetings with corporate donors to share the progress and impact of expending their grant or to explore new partnership opportunities.


  • Work with the DCFR to develop an annual plan and participate in the periodic development of a long-range strategic plan.
  • Work with the DCFR to establish annual performance benchmarks to measure and evaluate your performance.
  • Record/track all activity in the Foundation’s electronic database; report progress as required.
  • Prepare progress and final reports and other corresponding materials to comply with grant requirements from corporate donors.
  • Work with the Gift Processing staff to ensure prompt grant acknowledgement letters



  • Qualifications:

    • BA/BS degree required.
    • Minimum of three years experience in grantsmanship or related business writing experience.
    • Demonstrated successful experience as a development professional in the field of corporate and foundation relations or related experience.
    • Excellent writing skills.
    • Preferable experience with electronic fundraising databases and software.
    • Strong oral communication skills.
    • Organizational skills to prioritize work assignments, prepare internal reports, and manage a database.


About Us

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 13th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

EEO Statement

Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and therefore abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.


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