Capital Campaign Manager Posted Jan 30
Indiana University Hillel , Bloomington, IN
CALL FOR APPLICANTS: Capital Campaign Manager, IU


About IU Hillel: Indiana University Hillel is a

non-profit, charitable organization that is the foundation of the

campus Jewish community, providing the infrastructure for Jewish

life on the IU campus. IU Hillel is one of the nation's largest

campus Hillel organizations and serves nearly 5,000 Jewish students

and their families who come from Indiana and the nation. The

Mission of IU Hillel is to help students at Indiana University find

community, create Jewish connections and build leadership skills

that will serve them for life. IU Hillel staff and volunteers

foster a strong Jewish identity in order to enhance students'

commitment to Jewish life that will continue during and beyond

their campus years.

Position Description: IU Hillel seeks a Capital

Campaign Manager, a newly created, full-time position responsible

for completing a $15 million capital campaign. This fundraising

effort will support the construction of a new Hillel Center and

raising new endowment funds for its future operations. The campaign

is in the planning stages and has already received significant

leadership gifts. While IU Hillel is based on the campus of

Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, we are open to

employment of any candidates living in Indianapolis or


The primary responsibilities include: Implement

and manage a $15 million capital campaign that supports

construction, furnishings and endowment needs, taking the campaign

through from quiet phase to public launch, through building grand

opening and campaign completion. Work with volunteers and staff to

identify, recruit and train campaign volunteers. Serve as primary

staff to the Campaign Committee for all meetings, gift

solicitations, events and other needs. Plan and execute regional

and national educational/cultivation events, and manage volunteers

for those events. The Capital Campaign IU Hillel envisions that the

Capital Campaign Manager will commit to at least two to three years

(through fundraising, construction and opening year) and consider

staying in a continuing leadership management role following that


The ideal candidate will possess the following

qualifications and skills, as demonstrated in past work and

volunteer assignments:


Because we support and foster the work of college students

through their graduation at IU, a completed Bachelor's degree is


Familiarity with nonprofit institutions, higher education

fundraising and alumni/parent relations is required

At least five years of professional experience in nonprofit

fundraising is required

Proven success at managing the work of volunteers in a

fundraising campaign is required

Demonstrated skills in planning and managing the details of


Superior verbal and written communication skills are required;

and we expect excellent interpersonal, analytical and

organizational skills, capable of working effectively with board

members, staff members, volunteers, consultants and



A degree from IU is preferred but it is not mandatory

An appreciation and deep understanding of Jewish culture is

preferred but not mandatory

Demonstrated work as a volunteer in fundraising is preferred

but not mandatory

We strongly prefer candidates with a track record of success

and experience in capital campaigns, individual giving and/or major

gifts, preferably in educational or youth service


Knowledge of Indiana philanthropy and giving to Jewish

organizations is preferred;

Compensation is competitive and this position comes with

competitive health benefits.

IU Hillel is an equal opportunity employer and considers

applicants for all positions without regard to race, color,

religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital

or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally

protected status.

We anticipate filling this position by mid-2018. Resumes will be

reviewed until such time as the Search Committee determines

satisfactory finalists are found. PLEASE CONTACT our Search

Counsel by mail or email only:

Mark W. Rountree, VP and Partner Ashley | Rountree and

Associates 2525 Nelson Miller Parkway, Suite 106 Louisville, KY


Employment Type: Permanent

Click here to apply - Please mention that you saw the job on Bright Green Talent