Director of Advancement

Mount Michael Benedictine School - Elkhorn



Name of Facility: Mount Michael Benedictine School and Abbey
22520 Mount Michael Road
Elkhorn, Nebraska

Submitted By

Name: Dave Peters


Department: Advancement Office
Reports to: Dr. Dave Peters and Abbot Michael Liebl, OSB

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

The Director of Advancement is responsible for conceiving, planning, organizing and administering the advancement efforts for current and future needs of the abbey and school according to the approved Strategic Plans of both entities.
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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Deep sense of confidentiality.
Ability to meet the public in person or electronically.
Willingness to travel.
Ability to work well with others.
Strong communication skills, written and verbal.
Experience in creating fundraising brochures and materials.
Excellent organization and time management skills.
Proficient in computer use, knowledge of Raiser's Edge preferred.
Willingness to grow in knowledge of the Mount Michael Benedictine community and fundraising techniques.

Education and Experience
Minimum of bachelor's degree and five years of experience in successful non-profit advancement preferred.
Membership in a recognized fundraising association and willingness to join associations.

Application Instructions

Please send cover letter, resume, and references to:
Dr. Dave Peters, Ed.D
Head of School
Mount Michael Benedictine School
22520 Mount Michael Rd
Elkhorn, NE 68022