Senior Vice President of Advancement

Babson College

Wellesley (Babson Park), Massachusetts

Babson College believes that entrepreneurship is more than just creating a new business. Instead, it is the world’s most powerful force for social change. As the undisputed leader in entrepreneurship education, Babson College teaches the next generation of visionary leaders to solve problems through an action-oriented learning and living experience that will prepare them for the challenges they’ll face every day in their career and beyond. More than 2,000 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate students, representing 70 countries, attended Babson College in the 2012-2013 academic year. Babson was named the #1 College in America by Money magazine in 2014 and ranked #1 for entrepreneurship an unprecedented 20 years in a row by U.S. News & World Report.

The Opportunity

The Senior Vice President of Advancement will provide strategic vision, leadership, direction and coordination in the areas of College Development, Alumni & Friends and Development Communications. Working with key leadership within the College, this position defines the focus and priorities for the giving campaign through all stages. The selected candidate will implement a donor-centric model and execute a strategy for donor solicitation, planned giving, the Annual Fund and corporate and foundation giving. S/He will also cultivate and steward relationships that will increase philanthropic goals and increase volunteerism. Requirements for this extraordinary position include a minimum of 15 years of senior level experience as well as a Master’s degree.