Development - General, Donor Relations/Stewardship, Foundation
4 Year Degree
Do you thrive in a fast paced environment with high expectations?
Do you enjoy working with teams building and implementing innovative strategies?
Do you enjoy building relationships?
Are you the go to person for organizing solutions to complex tasks and getting things done?
Do you have a passion for education and appreciation for public schools?
If you answered yes to these questions, please read on and consider applying!
The Director of Alumni Development will provide leadership in the development of innovative strategies to engage alumni and new donors. The Director of Alumni Development will be responsible for the identification, cultivation and solicitation of alumni, community, parent and staff prospects of the Papillion La Vista Schools Foundation. The incumbent will actively manage a list of major gift prospects leading to solicitation of major gifts for endowed and expendable gifts.
Position Posted Until Filled
Bachelor’s Degree with preference for emphasis in, business administration, marketing and communications.
Track record of developing relationships in not for profit or for profit environment.
Passion for the mission of the Papillion-LaVista Schools Foundation to support the Papillion La Vista Community Schools.
Excellent Oral and written communication skills.
Possess strong leadership and organizational skills. Experience managing a budget and negotiating program contracts.
Demonstrated team orientation.
Alumni experience preferred.
About Papillion - La Vista Schools Foundation
Our Mission: The Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation strives to enhance educational opportunities for the students of the Papillion La Vista Community Schools by offering the opportunity to participate in activities and take advantage of programs that would not otherwise be possible.
Founded in 1986, the Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that works closely with Papillion La Vista Community Schools to enhance the educational opportunities for children by offering opportunities and activities that would not be possible if only tax dollars were available. Close ties to the district and community ensures the best ideas to support students, teachers, technology, and programs become a reality.
The Foundation reaches out to staff, parents, alumni and the community to create the financial and supportive resources needed to augment the overall educational experience of Papillion-La Vista children. Immediate and endowed support is provided by donors and parents through Papillion-La Vista Schools Foundation for the benefit of the children, staff, and families of Papillion La Vista Community Schools.