WICHITA AND BEYOND AREA JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Chief Executive Officer
Foundation/Diocese of Salina
Posted November 21, 2023
Why Fundraise for us?
Sharing the love of God is our single motivation.
As a CEO, you will be the driving force in advancing the mission of the Catholic Diocese of
Salina. You will shape our strategies, engage with our donors, double our major gifts and
triple our planned giving efforts.
The Foundation Executive reports to the Board of Directors of the Foundation and is the principal advisor to the
Bishop of the Diocese of Salina in development for the Diocese. Motivated by enhancing the mission of the
Church, the executive will work to set the strategic direction for development efforts, cultivate major
relationships and offer planned giving opportunities, as well as managing foundation operations and foundation
Click here to view the full description.
Chief Executive Officer
YWCA Northeast Kansas
Posted November 13, 2023
YWCA Northeast Kansas is seeking a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who can build on the organization’s successes as a leader in innovative services to break the cycle of intimate partner violence and drive anti-racist transformation. The YWCA Northeast Kansas has an operating budget of $3.3 Million. The new leader will work with a committed and growing staff of over 50, a talented senior leadership team of 5, and 15 dedicated members of the Board of Directors to advance the mission of the organization and continue to deepen the YWCA’s impact in the community. The successful candidate will be an experienced leader of anti-racism and social justice initiatives and efforts, a strong staff leader and builder of healthy organizational work cultures, and a confident and skilled fundraiser who displays a clear commitment to the organization’s mission and ability to communicate the story and value of the organization to funders and the community at large.
Click here to view the full description. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter online to Brandi Fisher, The Moran Company. Resume should include all relevant professional education and experience, dates of employment (month and year) and position/title and organization names. Cover letter should articulate relevant experience and speak to how you will champion and further the YWCA’s mission. Applications submitted by January 8, 2024 will be given full consideration. Questions regarding this opportunity are welcomed and can be directed to Brandi Fisher: brandi (at) morancompany.com. APPLY NOW
Golden Belt Community Foundation
Posted November 1, 2023
The Executive Director of the Golden Belt Community Foundation (Great Bend, KS) is responsible for the overall management, strategic direction, and growth of the Foundation. The Executive Director works closely with the Board of Directors, donors, community partners, and staff to advance the foundation's philanthropic mission and vision. This role requires a dynamic and visionary leader with exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills, a deep commitment to community development, and the ability to inspire and mobilize donors and other stakeholders.
Click here to view the full description. The search for the GBCF Executive Director is being conducted by The Moran Company. Questions about the position can be directed to Mike English, The Moran Company; email@example.com.
Director of Development - College of Applied Studies
WSU Foundation and Alumni Engagement
Posted November 1, 2023
The Wichita State University Foundation and Alumni Engagement (WSUFAE) is looking to hire a talented, self-motivated individual as an Director of Development with our fundraising team. This position will work toward promoting gifts to benefit the College of Applied Studies. This individual will be responsible for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of prospective and present donors to Wichita State University.
With more than 45 staff working in direct fundraising, accounting and gift records, research, communications, donor relations, and support roles, the WSU Foundation is the premier fundraising operation in the region. This fiscal year the WSUFAE raised more than $53 million and we are gearing up for our next campaign. This is an exciting time at WSU with the expansion of both programs and facilities.
The ideal candidate could have experience in sales, entering sales into a CRM, and/or having monthly/yearly sales goals to meet.
President & CEO
Wichita Public Library Foundation
Posted November 1, 2023
The Wichita Public Library Foundation (WPLF) Board of Directors seeks a President/CEO interested in a rewarding career mobilizing private financial support for the Wichita Public Library to create equity in our community.
The President/CEO of the WPLF oversees the organization's development operations, financial systems, and endowment assets. The position requires the CEO to build relationships in the community to engage, identify, cultivate, and solicit gifts from individuals, foundations, and businesses. The CEO is responsible for every aspect of the development program, including major gifts, mass appeals, deferred gifts, and occasionally capital and endowment campaigns. The CEO is responsible for the selection and management of all foundation staff. The CEO routinely works with the Chair of the WPLF Board of Directors and the board's committees and is responsible for Board engagement. The CEO collaborates closely with the Director of the Libraries and other senior Library staff.
Click here to view the full description. Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, two references, and salary requirements to Board Chair John DeCesaro at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. Thank you.
Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer
Emporia Community Foundation
Posted October 24, 2023
The Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer (ED/CEO) will provide energetic leadership to fulfill the ECF’s mission and goals. The ED/CEO serves as the spokesperson and face of the ECF to donors, grantees, and the greater Emporia community at large. The ED/CEO draws on a broad-based combination of experiences and skills to promote philanthropy, lead grant making, and manage a complex nonprofit. Under the direction of the Board of Directors, the ED/CEO builds on the existing management and organizational structure, plus leads the implementation of the strategic plan. The ED/CEO is responsible for the overall management of the ECF, including efficient grant making procedures, the oversight of investment, and fundraising while keeping the public aware of activities and programs. The ED/CEO reports to the ECF Board of Directors. A bachelor’s degree is required with a minimum of five years in management.
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