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Chief Advancement Officer

Klaipėda, Lithuania
The full opportunity profile can be found here.

Position Summary:
The Chief Advancement Officer is responsible for implementing innovative communication and development strategies for current and potential donors in the United States. She/he will manage the special, major and principal gift fundraising activities for LCC International University in the United States, in support of the president.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Fundraising
    • Collaborate with the president to establish and achieve Annual Fund stretch goals
    • Collaborate with the board of directors and the president to successfully implement large Capital Campaigns
    • Collaborate to successfully meet designated project goals
    • Research, initiate and maintain grant proposals with government agencies and private/corporate foundations
  • Donor Engagement
    • Develop and maintain an annual donor communication plan
  • Other Relationships
    • Develop and deepen relationships with foundations
    • Develop and deepen relationships for broader institutional purposes
    • Develop and deepen relationships with donors/friends beyond the assigned geographical region, as requested by the president
Job Requirements:
  • Education:
    • Masters degree or higher
  • Experience:
    • 5-7 years working in areas related to fundraising, development, and/or relationship management, preferably within higher education
  • Skills:
    • Superior written and oral communication skills
    • Advanced interpersonal and emotional intelligence
    • Technical knowledge of social media and mass communication technologies
  • Other:
    • Ability to travel to meet donors
    • Attention to details in reading and precision in writing
    • Ability to manage, supervise, and evaluate a total program of institutional advancement and development effectively
    • Ability to respect and/or appreciate others with different perspectives, lifestyles, and backgrounds
Applications and Nominations:
Applications and nominations will be accepted until a new Chief Advancement Officer is appointed. Candidates should submit a resume or CV and Letter of Interest addressed to the Chief Advancement Officer search committee by June 1, 2023.

Nominations, expressions of interest, and applications will be treated with complete confidentiality and should be submitted directly to Confidential inquiries and questions concerning this search may be directed to

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