The Donor Engagement Officer creates and implements strategic programs that increase awareness of the school and involvement in the school by parent and grandparents in our community. They facilitate lifelong philanthropic relationships with parents and grandparents. Their work ultimately fuels a positive relationship with Ravenscroft that results in stronger connections and increased philanthropy. This position reports to the Director of Donor Relations.
Direct and manage all parent and grandparent engagement to encourage philanthropic support
Recruit and manage parent volunteers for the Fund for Ravenscroft Cabinet to meet and exceed goals for parent and grandparent philanthropic support.
Coordinate activities for the Trustee Advisory Council and Every Raven Society.
Coordinate annual donor recognition events and activities.
Create an annual plan around parent and grandparent engagement and giving that to meet or exceed the 3-5 year strategic goals set by the Assistant Head of School for Institutional Advancement.
Coordinate and manage all parent and grandparent giving programs
Manage and track parent and grandparent donor cycle activity
Lead annual research on new parents and grandparents to identify leadership donor families
Be responsible for faculty and staff giving programs
During campaigns, the Donor Engagement Officer ensures that any/all parent giving is in support of the campaign and aligns strategies accordingly.
Manage the Ravenscroft Corporate Sponsors program.
Uphold departmental and institutional policies regarding confidential information.
Ability to travel as needed.
Strong technical skills with significant data experience, both analysis, and management
Perform other duties as assigned.
About Ravenscroft School
Ravenscroft School is an independent coeducational day school offering a broad curriculum in the liberal arts with numerous advanced classes and an emphasis on best-practices teaching methods at every level. Founded in 1862, the school enrolls 1160 students in grades pre-K through twelve who demonstrate high standards of conduct as well as the capability of achieving success in a rigorous academic program.
Ravenscroft School Mission Statement: "The Ravenscroft community, guided by our legacy of excellence, nurtures individual potential and prepares students to thrive in a complex and interdependent world."