Executive Director - Do It For The Love

Do It For The Love is a wish-granting nonprofit organization that brings people living with life-threatening illnesses, children with severe challenges and wounded veterans to live concerts. Through the healing power of music, our goal is to inspire joy, hope and lasting celebratory memories in the face of severe illness or trauma. Music helps us feel alive! The new Executive Director will be charged with taking DIFTL to its next stage of growth, building on their track record of success by further developing the organization’s vision, and achieving its goals for continued financial stability, community engagement and enhancing the impact of its program. Although, DIFTL has been very successful in grass roots fundraising, we are seeking an accomplished and visionary fundraiser who can implement a robust, sustainable annual fund program from which will yield future major gifts with corporations, foundations and individuals.

How to Apply: A competitive compensation package will be offered to attract an outstanding candidate. Pleasesend resumes via the portal to Sterling Search. https://jobs.crelate.com/portal/sterlingsearchinc/job/oattuu0kazm-842171


Director of Development - St. Cecilia Academy

St. Cecilia Academy is a private Catholic college-preparatory high school for young women, owned and administered by the Dominican Sisters of Nashville, TN since 1860. The school is located on the Dominican Campus, which is also home to Overbrook School (elementary) and Aquinas College. St. Cecilia Academy emphasizes academic excellence and strong community within a Christ-centered environment, preparing young women to meet the challenges of modern life and to contribute in a positive way to the society in which they live.

Responsibilities: The full-time Director of Development leads the Advancement Department and works closely with the Principal and the Director of Advancement to oversee and manage all aspects of St. Cecilia Academy’s development program. The Director of Development must be able to think strategically and practically to implement a comprehensive and results-oriented development plan that includes traditional and innovative strategies. Key components of this plan should include goals, strategies, and timetables for major and capital gifts, alumnae giving, annual fund, and planned giving. The Director of Development focuses on building key relationships with donors, alumnae, faculty and staff, parents, and volunteers, as well as community and corporate leaders. The ideal candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral, and be goal and deadline-oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with at least five years of progressively responsible experience in fundraising and development work, preferably in education or nonprofit work. Catholic school or parish/diocesan experience preferred. Candidates should also have strong ability using Raiser’s Edge or similar donor databases and other fundraising technology.

How to Apply: Please submit resume and cover letter, summarizing related fundraising experience and stating why you would like to be considered for this position. Contact: Mrs. Chris Caprioli St. Cecilia Academy 4210 Harding Rd. Nashville, TN 37205 Phone: 615-298-4525 Fax: 615-783-0561 Email: capriolic@stcecilia.edu. Start Date: June 1, 2019


Director of Development - Charleston Stage Company, Inc. (Charleston, SC)

Summary: Charleston Stage, now in its 41st Season in residence at the Historic Dock Street Theatre, South Carolina’s largest resident professional theatre company, seeks an experience development professional to oversee the company’s $1million+ annual fundraising goals.

Requirements: Candidates should have at least 5 years previous experience in a senior development/management, preferably in a non-profit professional theatre, setting. For more information visit https://charlestonstage.com/contact-us/job-openings.html.

How to Apply: please email a cover letter, resume and three references to: developmentsearch@charlestonstage.com.