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Job Title: Director of Development, Clayton Education Foundation
Job Location: Administration Building
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Jan 22, 2020**
District: Clayton School District
Clayton, MO 63105
Telephone: 314-854-6000 EXT 6032
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Job Description:
The School District of Clayton is seeking a Director of Development for the Clayton Education Foundation. The Clayton Education Foundation has (CEF) helped advance the School District of Clayton’s culture of educational excellence since 2009 by providing financial support to programs that provide unique learning experiences for students in each of our six schools. The Foundation supports innovative learning opportunities for Clayton students by awarding grants to Clayton teachers, covering programs beyond the District’s budget. The Foundation has been instrumental in providing funding for classroom initiatives that have turned into building-wide and even inspired District-wide initiatives.

In addition to its work with fundraising, the Foundation is also the umbrella organization for the Alumni Association and provides support to alumni for reunion planning and various alumni events and activities.
 
The Director of Development is responsible for providing part-time services to help advance the work and mission of the CEF. In conjunction with the Foundation’s Board of Directors, the Director of Development is responsible for the overall management, fundraising, creation and implementation of projects and programs for the CEF that have a direct impact on the School District of Clayton. 
 
Position Requirements
This position requires a highly organized, independent thinker who has a passion for education and philanthropy. It is imperative that candidate be self-motivated, persistent and goal-oriented. The candidate must have a strong ability to work both independently and as a member of a team while managing complex relationships. The selected candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills, exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills and strong research and computer skills. 
 
Please view the complete job posting on our District website: Director of Development, Clayton Education Foundation

Education and Experience
An undergraduate degree is required; a degree in business administration, public relations, communications/marketing or nonprofit management would enhance the candidate’s qualifications. The successful candidate will have experience in fund development and/or estate planning activities, such as major gift solicitation and planned giving, as well as proven experience in grant writing. Experience working with nonprofit boards of directors preferred. 
                                                                                   
Compensation: Highly-competitive salary
Benefits: Not eligible
FLSA status:  Non-exempt
Work Calendar: Part-time, 20 hours per week 
 
Please understand that in order to be considered as a candidate you must complete all steps in the application process. These steps include completing the online application, uploading your cover letter, resume and transcripts, and providing three current references.
  
Equal Opportunity Employer 
It is the policy of the School District of Clayton not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability in its programs or employment practices as required by Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Full Non-Discrimination Disclosure

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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