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Minnehaha Academy

Director - Institutional Advancement

Minnehaha Academy
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Date Posted: 06/20/2011
Categories: Education - Fundraising
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Minnehaha Academy is a private, Christian Prek - 12th grade school whose mission is to integrate the Christian faith with learning. we are committed to excellence in academics, athletics and the arts. The Director of Institutional Advancement heads the fundraising arm of the school and can anticipate the tremendous opportunities our pending centennial year of 2013 will bring to this academic institution.

The Director of Institutional Advancement sets the school strategy in the area of fundraising. This individual and his/her team have the primary responsibility for cultivating, soliciting and stewarding major gifts, planned gifts and annual gifts to meet the needs of funding our endowment, capital improvements, special projects and program development opportunities, and to enhance the overall visibility of the school.

Experience leading a team with successful track record of reaching and exceeding goals in institutional advancement.

Superior communication and presentation skills required to obtain outcomes through interaction with donor and other constituencies.

Ability to demonstrate and walk the mission of our school, integrating his/her Christian faith in all activities within the Advancement Department and beyond.