Director of Advancement – Now Accepting Applications
Based in Sydney
Competitive salary and benefits
Since 1867, St Andrew’s has provided an outstanding university college experience to students, providing a unique blend of personal and collegiate spaces where students develop lifelong relationships within a distinct and diverse community. With the Strategic Vision to create a world class experience in Australia’s leading university college, the College is focussed on ensuring it can attract and retain an exceptional community of students, and providing them with the support, programs and facilities to become leaders and innovators within its alumni and the wider community.
In 2017, the College’s Sesquicentenary, the College’s leadership has begun to significantly increase its engagement with its stakeholders and philanthropic income with the launch of its Sesquicentenary campaign, ensuring the College’s continued success into the future. Key priorities within the campaign include new accommodation and access to scholarships and bursaries, with a particular focus on rural and regional students.
The College seeks a new Director of Advancement who will lead and manage the College’s already successful advancement program and team with particular priority to be given to the Campaign and achievement of its fundraising and engagement goals. Reporting to the Principal, the Director will work closely with Management Committee, Council, Foundation and Alumni Society to further define and achieve the College’s strategic vision and priorities, helping to secure the College’s future.
Your experience in leadership and fundraising program management will be matched by your ability to solicit major gifts from a variety of philanthropic sources. You take a collaborative and creative approach to your work and have a deep appreciation for the mission and vision of St Andrew’s College and its environment, understanding the subtleties that distinguish a College from any other business.
For further information on this significant opportunity please contact Deann Stevens, Business Support Administrator, Australia Office, Richmond Associates on +61 2 8218 2185 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further information can also be downloaded from the Richmond Associates website at http://www.richmond-associates.com.
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 24 October 2017