KEES has been exclusively retained by the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago in its search fortwo roles: Director of Philanthropic Engagement and Major Gifts Officer.
The mission of the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (LSTC), a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is to form visionary leaders to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ.Based in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood, LSTC is the leading urban Lutheran seminary training students to serve in the global community.
At the convergence of the launching of the school’s new Strategic Plan and the public phase of a multi-million dollar campaign, LSTC will be adding new staff members and refining current roles to better encourage specialization, focus and accountability. The Director of Philanthropic Engagement, a new role, reports to the Vice President for Advancement. The role is dually focused on donor facing staff leadership and carrying a portfolio of high potential donors for cultivation, solicitation and stewardship.
The Major Gifts Officer will focus on carrying a portfolio of mid to high level potential donors for cultivation, solicitation and stewardship.
More information on both opportunities can be found in the respective Opportunity Guides for each position, reached by clicking on the respective role titles in this announcement.
Both positions offer a competitive salary with solid benefits. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.
Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria.
Specific requirements include:
Director of Philanthropic Engagement
Major Gifts officer
TO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT:
Director of Philanthropy: http://bit.ly/LSTC-Dir-of-PE
Major Gifts Officer: http://bit.ly/LSTC-MGO
To assure confidential tracking of all applicants, no applications will be accepted via email. ALL INQUIRIES WILL BE HELD IN STRICT CONFIDENCE.
This search is being managed by Laura Weinman, Assistant Vice President of KEES. Questions may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
KEES is a retained search and consulting firm dedicated to building transformative teams and leaders in the nonprofit and public sectors.
At Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, students receive a well-rounded education from renowned faculty, preparing them for a purposeful vocation in a pluralistic and global world. Students receive the skills they need to be leaders in the public church—the people of God bringing faith and action into their communities and the world. LSTC’s Public Church Curriculum has been recognized as one of the most innovative in North America.