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Executive Director, Glen Oaks Community College Foundation

Glen Oaks Community College Foundation

posted 12-04-2017

Executive Director, Glen Oaks Community College Foundation

Executive Director

Glen Oaks Community College Foundation

 

Part-Time, 25 hours per week.

 

Reports to:

GOCC Foundation Board President, GOCC Foundation Board, GOCC President for time keeping and benefits records.

 

GENERAL SUMMARY:

The Executive Director of the GOCC Foundation serves the GOCC Foundation in a leadership role in carrying out the functions of the Foundation.     

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Conduct annual campaign with all ongoing donors, college employees, and alumni.
Plan and carryout all special fundraising events including but not limited to the annual gala, athletics golf outing, etc.
Develop relationships with potential donors to garner significant donations including estate planning. 
Manage all details of a Capital Campaign if undertaken, in consultation with the consultant, Foundation Board, and College President.
Manage all Foundation correspondence, record keeping, and relationship with college business office.
Plan and carry out all Foundation Board and committee meetings including minute recording.
Continue building the Alumni & Friends Association, plan quarterly events and partner with GOCC Executive Director of Communications & Marketing.
Maintain confidentiality of donor information.
Other duties as assigned.

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP:

As assigned by supervisor.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s Degree in a field supportive of the work of the Foundation, i.e., Education, Business, Communication, etc.
Three years’ experience within the fundraising field or in a closely related non-profit organization.
Excellent computer skills with word processing, data base, and file management software (Raiser’s Edge).
Strong people skills to engage the college employees, the ongoing donor base and the greater public.
The sincere motivation to grow the Foundation endowment to benefit students and the community.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Master’s Degree in a field related to planned giving, i.e., Education, Business, Management, Community Relations, Communication, etc.
Three years’ experience in leadership of successful fundraising for of a non-profit organization.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to the Human Resources Department, Glen Oaks Community College, 62249 Shimmel Road, Centreville, MI  49032, or e-mail to hr@glenoaks.edu. Applications will be accepted until 4:00pm Friday, December 22, 2017.

 

CLOSING DATE:  December 22, 2017