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Director of Human Resources
Kim Petonic kpetonic[at]maghs[dot]org

Job Opening: Senior Director of Annual Giving

Magnificat High School is seeking an experienced Annual Giving/Annual Fund expert to re-design and execute a systematic, creative and comprehensive annual giving program (i.e. direct mail, e-solicitation, phonathon, personal solicitation, and related initiatives) focused on growing philanthropic support for the institution at a quantum level.

Qualified candidates must currently be directing the annual giving program at a college or high school, and have demonstrated expertise in segmentation and sampling.

The Senior Director of Annual Giving will be part of a six-person department and will report directly to the President.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Detailed, practical knowledge of all elements of a comprehensive annual giving program
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Successful track record in the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of unrestricted gifts
  • Expertise in segmentation and sampling
  • Experience in the supervision of volunteers and students for fundraising purposes
  • Proficient with Raiser’s Edge

Magnificat High School educates young women holistically to learn, lead, and serve in the spirit of Mary’s Magnificat.  We are a globally-focused, justice-centered institution with numerous local, national and international partnerships.  Magnificat offers a wonderful working environment with outstanding benefits. Salary commensurate with experience.

If interested in exploring this position, please send an e-mail with one paragraph sharing what excites you about this position and one paragraph relating your experience to the required qualifications, along with resume and salary history to: rrafferty[at]maghs[dot]org.