Director of The BB&N Fund
Buckingham Browne & Nichols School, Cambridge, MA
Start Date: February 2023
Department: Advancement Office
BB&N is seeking a full-time Director of The BB&N Fund. As a key member of the Advancement Office, the Director of The BB&N Fund is responsible for planning, implementing, and managing a comprehensive annual giving program to secure annual gifts from current parents, alumni/ae, parents of alumni/ae, grandparents, faculty, staff, and friends of the School.
Skills and Competencies:
The ideal candidate will have five years of annual giving experience, preferably at an independent school or in higher education, and possess excellent managerial, administrative, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Strong computer skills and database experience are required. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Master’s degree preferred.
In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:
- Must be well organized, detail-oriented, and able to prioritize and simultaneously manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
- Must enjoy managing and mentoring an annual fund team and be a strong team player.
- Must be able to handle confidential information with sound judgment and discretion.
- Knowledge of Veracross is helpful but not required, marketing experience is helpful but not required.
Please upload your Cover Letter, Resume, and Reference List. Please include your connection to BB&N’s mission and values in your cover letter.
Buckingham Browne & Nichols School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, gender identity, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any non-job related physical or mental disability. We welcome candidates who will increase our diversity; we encourage candidates of color and all diverse candidates to apply.
Buckingham Browne & Nichols Schools takes the health and safety of its community members very seriously. Because we serve students, many of whom are not eligible for vaccination due to their age, we require all employees to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus with the Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine before commencing employment. Documentation showing vaccination status will be required as part of the application process.