St. Paul's is seeking an experienced donor relations professional to lead our donor recognition and donor stewardship efforts. This is a full-time, full-year, staff position.
The Director of Stewardship fosters links with administration, faculty, and students to most accurately report to more than 6,000 donors annually. Working closely with gift officers, the Director of Stewardship creates and manages programs that connect donors to their philanthropic impact that typically exceeds $20 million annually. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to thrive in a high-tempo environment, a healthy motivation for innovation, and a record of delivering complex projects in a timely fashion.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Coordinate leadership gift recognition processes in conjunction with gift officers, Annual Giving staff, and Rector's Office
Prepare fund reports for donors and fund contacts in collaboration with the Business Office, Financial Aid Office, faculty, gift officers, and other staff
Lead the design, creation, and delivery of the Annual Report and The Record working closely with the Schoolhouse, Business Office, Communications staff, Annual Giving staff, and other Development staff
Create and maintain fund agreements in conjunction with the Business Office and front-line fund-raisers
Bachelor's Degree required (liberal arts or business focus preferred); Master's degree with a preference for communications, liberal arts or related field preferred.
Minimum of 3 years' experience in a relevant role
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to write elegant reports and correspondences in a variety of voices
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group settings to a variety of constituencies
Founded in 1856 and affiliated with the Episcopal Church, St. Paul’s School is a co-educational college preparatory high school located in Concord, N.H. The 2,000-acre grounds are home to approximately 535 young men and women from 37 states and 18 countries. All students and the nearly 100 full-time faculty members live on the grounds. The School is accredited by the New England Association of Sch...ools and Colleges as well as other nationally recognized agencies. In addition to its regular program for grades nine through twelve, St. Paul’s also offers the Advanced Studies Program each summer for academically talented New Hampshire high school juniors.