At the heart of everything we do is the child. For over 35 years Calgary Academy has been providing an unparalleled environment that embraces students' unique learning profiles, providing individual pathways to student success! We design engaging, student-centered experiences that nurture a love of learning. Our approach to teaching and learning is supported by our four pillars, beliefs, and the CA Way which empower diverse learners to pursue lives of passion and purpose.
Headwater Learning Foundation (HLF) is the primary fundraising arm and is the organization that safeguards the assets of Calgary Academy. Housing all business services, HLF provides the resources necessary to unleash possibilities in learning and innovation as well as fundraising initiatives.
About the Role:
Reporting to the Director of Advancement, the Associate Director of Fund Development will advance the culture of philanthropy by developing and managing capital giving, annual donors, and fundraising events. This role is responsible for creating a strategic and innovative fundraising plan to support Calgary Academy's Master Facilities Plan, as well as building sustainable and effective donor relations to support growth and evolution of the organization.
You will be the voice of our vision and future success to donors, philanthropists and other stakeholders. You will be part of asmall but mighty team that is fueled by the school's philosophy and mission and your contributions will add to the expertise of this dynamic team. You will be managing a team of two talented individuals who will help support fund development and alumni relations. A passion for children and education is considered a strong asset for this role. This attitude guides our operation and decision-making process and is important to keep in mind when applying for this role.
Highlights of Key Responsibilities:
We offer a collaborative work environment and professional learning opportunities, all driven by our strategic plan. We also offer competitive salary, flexible benefit package, Wellness Allowance, matching RRSP program, and generous vacation entitlement.
Our Application Process:
To apply, please send your application to careers at calgaryacademy.comby April 15, 2019 with Associate Director of Fund Development in a subject line. Please make sure to include:
We wish to thank all candidates in advance for their interest in this role, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent