Director of Development at St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School
DEERFIELD ASSOCIATES Executive Search, Inc. has been retained by St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School, located in Alexandria, Va., (6 miles from Washington D.C.) to conduct a national search for a Director of Development. St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School is a college preparatory Episcopal Church School in the Diocese of Virginia that educates 1,120 boys and girls from junior kindergarten through grade 12. For more background please visit www.sssas.org.
Reporting directly to the Director of Advancement, the Director of Development will oversee and manage the day-to-day operations of the Advancement Program, with a particular emphasis on broadening the major gifts pool and overseeing the prospect identification and portfolio management for the fundraisers in the office. The Director of Development will manage, lead and supervise the Director of Annual Giving, the Director of Alumni and Reunion Giving and the Director of Alumni Relations. The Director of Development will serve on the School’s administrative team, will sit on the Campaign Planning Committee and will work with high-level volunteers including board members, reunion committee volunteers and leadership giving volunteers. The primary responsibilities of this newly created position include strategic planning, disciplined organization and implementation of all initiatives involved in the comprehensive advancement program, front-line major gift fundraising with high-level solicitations, and effective leadership and management of the staff.
St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School offers a dynamic and supportive work environment, competitive salaries and a generous benefits package including qualified tuition remission plan, medical plans, a retirement plan, and paid vacation. St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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