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Saint Joseph Hill AcademyUnder the Direction of the Daughters of Divine Charity

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Director of Development

Director of Development
Saint Joseph Hill Academy is an extraordinary educational institution. Located in Staten Island, New York, this private catholic school was founded by the Daughters of Divine Charity, and will be celebrating its 100th anniversary next year. Saint Joseph Hill Academy High School is all female and St. Joseph Hill Academy Elementary School (pre-K3 to 8) is co-educational.

Key Responsibilities
• Responsible for cultivating and stewarding donors based on Trustee and administration fundraising priorities
• Responsible for grant writing, proposals and submitting applications to foundations
• Coordinate with administration on annual fundraising appeals to parents
• Manage the alumnae database and work to develop and strengthen alumnae relationships
• Plan fundraising events throughout the year
• Coordinate with administration the 100th Anniversary celebrations

Qualifications and Skills
• Bachelor’s degree required
• Experience in Fundraising and Special Events, Preferred
• Excellent oral, written, and social media communication skills
• Experience in planning and implementing events
• Computer skills, including MS Office Suite, MS Publisher, Raiser’s Edge and/or Donor Perfect
• Passionate commitment to the goals and mission of the Academy
• Ability to communicate internally and externally
• Ability to work as a team member
• Preference will be given to a Saint Joseph Hill Alumnae

Job Type: Full-time; Salary – Commensurate with Experience.

Please send a cover letter and resume to