St. Vladimir's Seminary in search of Chief Advancement Officer
- St. Vladimir's Seminary in search of Chief Advancement Officer
Article posted: 10/31/2006 3:15 PM
CRESTWOOD, NY [OCA Communications] Saint Vladimir's Orthodox Theological
Seminary here is seeking an experienced fundraising professional for the
position of Chief Advancement Officer.
The Chief Advancement Officer is responsible for all facets of the
seminary's fundraising initiatives. The seminary is currently in the silent
phase of a comprehensive capital campaign. The Chief Advancement Officer
will work with the dean and trustees to secure major gifts from individuals
and foundations, as well as manage the Advancement Department and oversee
annual fundraising activities.
A bachelor's degree and thorough knowledge of major gift development
practices and principles are required, as is ten years of fundraising
experience with a history of achieving goals and objectives. Knowledge of
research tools and database management is essential. Familiarity with
Orthodox Church life in America and excellent interpersonal skills with
demonstrated written and verbal communications skills are also required.
The successful candidate must also possess knowledge of estate and planned
giving and must be available to travel regularly.
Send resume with salary history to employment1106@....