Major Gifts Officer
Brewster Academy, a private co-educational boarding/day school of 355 students, grades 9-PG, located in central NH, 2 hours north of Boston, has an immediate opening for a MAJOR GIFTS OFFICER to assist the Development Office in the School’s fundraising, & alumni/parent relations. Reporting to the Director of Development, responsibilities include identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of assigned major gift prospects for annual & capital giving.
MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Two or more years of fundraising or related business sales experience; ability to manage several activities simultaneously; a self-starter; the capacity to understand priorities, and maintain time frames; the ability to work independently and as a team member; and, the computer competency necessary to utilize information systems. Excellent verbal and written skills necessary. The successful candidate should also possess and embrace change, particularly as it pertains to the traditional approach to fundraising.
Candidates must have excellent communication skills, proven computer competency utilizing informational systems, successful experience in personal solicitation, a willingness to travel & a commitment to a collegial work environment. Successful candidate must possess valid driver’s license, clean driving record and be able to pass criminal background and professional reference checks.
This position is full time, 12 months, with an expectation of travel included.
Please submit a cover letter, résumé, & references to Director of Personnel, Brewster Academy, 80 Academy Drive, Wolfeboro, NH 03894 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn more about Brewster Academy at www.brewsteracademy.org
Brewster Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We welcome applicants whose background and experiences will enrich the diversity of our community.