Position title
Director of Advancement

Job Title: Director of Advancement

Status: Full-time, 12-months, Exempt

Reports to: President of Overbrook Catholic School and St Cecilia Academy

Posting: Director of Advancement

The Dominican Campus is looking for a vibrant and energetic Director of Advancement with demonstrated success in leading development efforts.  Working in collaboration with and for the President of Overbrook Catholic School and St Cecilia Academy, the Director of Advancement is responsible for advancing the mission of OCS and SCA by designing, growing and implementing the development plan to include major gifts,  annual fund, planned giving, alumni relations and event support with impactful application of marketing and communications.  While directing the work of the team, the Director of Advancement focuses primarily on cultivating relationships and stewarding top donors, directing capital growth campaigns, and building endowment and planned giving initiatives for the two schools, and setting the strategy for growth targets in all areas of development.

Qualified Candidates will have:

  • Strong understanding and support of the mission of Catholic education
  • Superior written and oral communications skills
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in nonprofit development with consistently demonstrated fundraising success
  • Ability to lead a team and to work collaboratively with a variety of other stakeholders and teams
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Advanced degree or CFRE preferred.

Overbrook Catholic School and St Cecilia Academy are owned and operated by the Dominican Sisters of Saint Cecilia.  The 83 acre landscaped campus in West Nashville offers an employment environment supportive of individual formation and growth, and seeks to support a healthy work-life balance.

Job Location
Nashville, TN
Date posted
May 17, 2023

Forward cover letter and resume to Peggy Hunt at huntp@dominicancampus.org

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