CHOC Proposal Writer Position



CHOC Children’s Foundation 
Senior Associate Director Proposal Writer Orange County

Organization Profile: 
Since 1964, CHOC Children’s has been steadfastly committed to providing the highest quality medical care to children. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, our regional pediatric healthcare network includes a state-of-the-art 279-bed main hospital facility in the City of Orange and a hospital-within-a-hospital in Mission Viejo. CHOC also offers many primary and specialty care clinics, more than 100 additional programs and services, a pediatric residency program, and four centers of excellence – The CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes. 
CHOC Mission: 
To nurture, advance and protect the health and well-being of children. That’s why at CHOC Children’s Hospital in Orange and CHOC Children’s at Mission Hospital, we are dedicated to working cooperatively—assisting and enriching existing services as well as developing programs to benefit the families of Orange County. Over two million children across four counties count on CHOC to be here when they need us most—regardless of their family’s ability to pay. CHOC is the first hospital devoted exclusively to caring for children in Orange County. Since opening its doors, CHOC has led the way in many areas of pediatric health care. 
Position Summary: 
Tell our story! Create persuasive proposals, write speeches, talking points, event and video scripts and stewardship reports to engage donors at the level of $1mil or more. Assist in the development of campaign communications materials in a variety of media, working in close collaboration with the development team and key stakeholders.
Specific Responsibilities: Reporting Relationship: Reporting directly to the Associate Vice President, Principal Gifts and Campaign
A bachelor’s degree. 
5 or more years in a professional setting. Experience in a hospital/healthcare setting. Success in fundraising.
  • Superior communication skills in both written and spoken word as well as familiarity with visual storytelling.
  • Excellent proofreading skills.
  • Ability to gain expert knowledge in a specific area of responsibility and communicate in lay terms. 
  • Highest integrity and a sense of personal/professional ethics. 
  • A passion for children's healthcare. 
  • Background in biological science desirable.

For more information about CHOC Children’s Foundation: 

Send cover letter and résumé to (electronic résumés preferred): 


Attention: Yvette Herrera
6167 Bristol Parkway, Suite 125 Culver City, CA 90230 

Tel: 310/836-7624 E-mail: 


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