The full time or part time Executive Director is responsible for fundraising, marketing and public relations, recruiting and promotion, board relations, and long-range strategic planning.
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Develop and execute to exceed annual funding goals.
Work with board on major gift solicitation training and asks through year.
Oversee effectiveness of all major events and fund appeals, including the Annual Gala.
Develop and execute annual marketing and promotions plan.
Serve as key liaison to the Board, prepare and maintain board materials, and support board in undertaking strategic planning initiatives.
Ensure effective parent volunteer structure.
The Executive Director maintains the following working relationships:
Depending on experience, the Executive Director may report directly to the CEO, or to the Board or a committee of the Board.
As a small school with a small staff, the Executive Director will also work collaboratively with the Headmaster and may supervise other school administrative staff.
The Executive Director must be a practicing Roman Catholic.
Dependent on experience.
Previous experience in non-profit management, administrative, leadership, fundraising, and/or office/business administration; strong analytical, organizational and planning skills; excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three to five references to [email protected]. Position will remain open until filled.
About Chesterton Academy of Sacramento
Opened on August 15, 2022, as a result of a grass-roots movement of parents, Chesterton Academy of Sacramento is an independent, joyfully Catholic, classical high school serving families of the greater Sacramento area. We offer a rigorous, integrated high school curriculum centered on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. Focusing on the classics, the school develops complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building a culture of life. Learn more about the growing national Chesterton Schools Network.
Chesterton Academy of Sacramento is an equal opportunity employer and has a racially nondiscriminatory policy as to students and staff and therefore does not discriminate against applicants and students on the basis of race, color, or national and ethnic origin.