Vice President of Advancement and Marketing

Jesuit Academy - Omaha

Fundraising
Full-Time

Location

Name of Facility: Jesuit Academy
Address
2311 N 22nd Street
Omaha, Nebraska
68110



Submitted By

Name: Bradley Ekwerekwu
Email: bekwerekwu@jesuitacademy.org


Description

Department: Advancement and Marketing
Reports to: President


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

DONOR RELATIONS
 Partner with our donors accomplish their philanthropic goals and ambitions through a
relationship with our organization
 Mining, securing, maintaining and growing relationships with major gift donors
 Oversee both capital campaign initiatives and develop funding programs to support
annual operational needs
 Oversee the Education Club program
 Oversee all donor facing events
 Developing a donor solicitation strategy for major gift prospects
 Designing and operating a donor stewardship program
 Manage existing portfolio of donors and prospects

INITIATIVE AND TEAM MANAGEMENT
 Manage and work with the Advancement Director to align efforts and set goals
 Make direct, face-to-face solicitations, and assist the board and other staff with their
solicitation (e.g. provide portfolio development support, strategic counsel, and help with
donor communications)
 Management of the Advancement team, including setting goals for direct reports,
holding one on one meetings, team meetings and conducting performance reviews.
 Oversee all marketing strategy and efforts to develop messaging, branding, and website
content for the school. Ensure messaging is updated and kept current.
 Devise and manage local marketing initiatives, including traditional and digital media
 Support the Advancement Director by providing written content for branded emails,
social media posts and campaigns, offline marketing material and newsletters
 Help review content documents across all departments for relevancy, consistency, and
brand compliance
DEVELOPMENT
 Design, lead and execute various campaigns to grow the mission
 Acknowledge major donors through public and private recognition
 Support Jesuit Academy Strategic Planning Goals and lead the execution of strategic
initiatives pertaining to financial fundraising
 Track and report progress using specific metrics


Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
 Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Essential knowledge of Salesforce database or
other similar database extremely helpful along with other computer applications
 Proficient in data entry, database reporting, queries and reports
 Ability to read, write, and speak English fluently and professionally
 Knowledge and experience in social media content creation
 Possesses a rich understanding of the Jesuit tradition and an abiding commitment to
doing justice in the service of others
 Consistent attention to detail, accuracy and commitment to quality
 Must demonstrate a positive attitude. Must be able to prioritize and organize multiple
tasks
 Ability to work independently and be organized to handle the clerical processes
 Be knowledgeable of the Jesuit educational tradition and work closely with the
President, Advancement Director and School Secretary.

Education and Experience
Must have relevant, documented experience in various aspects of Advancement/Development. Marketing experience preferred.

Application Instructions

Please send a cover letter and resume to HR@jesuitacademy.org or
Dr. Bradley Ekwerekwu
Jesuit Academy
2311 N. 22nd Street
Omaha, NE 68110