The Director of Advancement will implement and supervise all aspects of the school’s development and fundraising work. The Director works closely with the President and the Board of Directors to develop a strong culture of philanthropy throughout the school community. The Director will have leadership latitude in designing programs of giving to attract maximum benefit and support for the school’s mission; will have direct administrative responsibility for the advancement office; and will work collegially with the senior leadership team.
Bachelor’s Degree in relevant area, Masters preferred
Five (5) or more years leading and implementing non-profit fundraising campaigns
Demonstrated success in meeting annual fund goals, major gifts programs, individual donor solicitations, sponsorships, and special events
Data research experience with fundraising software: e.g., Raiser’s Edge, iWave
Strong communication skills
Firm grounding in public relations, marketing, and social media
Passion for the value of and need to support Catholic education.