Archbishop Chapelle High School, located in Metairie, LA, is seeking a full-time Director of Advancement. Under the direct supervision of the Principal, the Director of Advancement is responsible for all fundraising efforts as well as overseeing and managing all aspects of the Advancement Department.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Cultivate and maintain relationships with stakeholders including alumnae, parents, grandparents, students, and members of the community
Organize and implement all aspects fundraising including the annual fund, major gifts, endowments, and student activity fundraising
Develop a planned giving program
Evaluate the feasibility of a capital campaign
Identify grant opportunities and complete the research and grant writing process
Oversee and manage all aspects of the Advancement Department, including the Directors of Admissions, Alumnae, and Public Relations, and Special Events
Must be committed to the mission of Archbishop Chapelle High School and be able to articulate the mission and vision to all stakeholders. Must conduct all activities in line with the teachings of the Catholic Church and the mission and vision of the school.
Superior written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
Demonstrated success in fundraising efforts
Proficiency with software including Raiser’s Edge, Word, Excel, and Publisher (or other publishing software)