Executive Director, Campaigns

Marietta College

Remote or Marietta, Ohio

Tracing its roots back to area pioneers in 1797, Marietta College today is a private, coeducational liberal arts institution steeped in history. It is consistently named one of the top private colleges in the Midwest, ranking 13th by U.S. News & World Report in 2019. Forbes.com ranked Marietta in the Top 30 percent of all U.S. colleges and universities, while The Princeton Review regularly lists the College as a "Best Midwestern College." In 2015, the Brookings Institution ranked colleges by their highest value added, regardless of major. Marietta College came in at an impressive No. 7 in the entire nation.

Intellectual and creative excellence defines the Marietta experience. The College provides a strong foundation for a lifetime of leadership, critical thinking, and problem-solving. This mission is achieved by offering undergraduates a contemporary liberal arts education and graduate students an education grounded in advanced knowledge and professional practice. That support will only get more robust, as a recent visioning process and new President have identified strategic goals that will provide a way for alumni, friends, parents, corporations and foundations to invest in Marietta College.

The Opportunity

The Executive Director, Campaigns is a senior member of the Advancement management team who will supervise the overall strategy to effectively increase donor contributions to the College. Reporting directly to the President and collaborating closely with the Vice President for Advancement, the Executive Director, Campaigns will manage a portfolio of high capacity prospects in addition to providing staff with support, as needed, to be successful. This role may be performed remotely.