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Foundation Executive Director

Western Nebraska Community College Scottsbluff, NE

Job Description

Foundation Executive Director

The Western Nebraska Community College Foundation is currently accepting applications for the position of Foundation Director. 

Responsibilities: Management of all Foundation operations and events including, but not limited to: fundraising development and activities; donor stewardship activities; financial record-keeping; annual campaign organization; office management; donor and community relations; special event planning and execution; organization, with the Board President, of Board meetings; representation of the Foundation to the College, elected officials and outside entities. 

Qualifications: Excellent public relations, writing, and oral presentation skills; computer and graphic arts skills; experience preferred in fund-raising activities, non-profit administration, special event planning, marketing and/or community service activities, and grant writing; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position. Bachelor’s degree in business administration, public relations, advertising, or a related field required, master’s degree preferred. Five years of increasingly responsible experience in fundraising activities, foundation administration, or public relations, including two years of administrative and supervisory responsibility preferred.  Previous higher education experience preferred. 

Salary: Commensurate. 

Start Date: Immediate. 

Application Deadline: Open until filled.  Initial review of applications will begin November 3, 2017. 

Application Procedure: Email letter of application, current resume, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to; or mail to Foundation Search, Human Resources Office, Western Nebraska Community College, 1601 East 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1815; or fax to 308.635.6161.


Job Details

Date Posted October 12, 2017
Date Closes December 11, 2017
Located In Scottsbluff, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 13-1131.00 Fundraisers
Zipcode 69361

This job offers the following benefits

  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Business - Writing
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Excellent Communications
  • Public Speaking
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Public Administration - Public Relations
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Media Planning
  • Non-Profit Marketing / Sales
  • Public Relations
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance
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