Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations

The College of Saint Rose

Albany, New York

Known for its rigorous scholarship and vibrant campus community, The College of Saint Rose is a private, independent, coeducational College located in a dynamic urban setting. Saint Rose strives to enrich its larger community and inspire its graduates to be productive adults, critical thinkers, and motivated, caring citizens. Ninety-two percent of full-time instructional faculty hold the highest degree in their field and all faculty, staff, administrators, and students embrace the ideals of honesty, trust, respect, fairness, and responsibility, along with the free exchange of ideas. Saint Rose has remained true to its mission of not only preparing students for their careers but also preparing them for life. Under the leadership of a President committed to fundraising and building a future-oriented institution, the Saint Rose Institutional Advancement team is poised for considerable growth.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement, the Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic fundraising plan to identify, cultivate and solicit corporations, foundations and government agencies for financial support of the College’s fundraising priorities. With the goal of increasing annual donor revenue to the College, the Director will work closely with the President, cabinet, Provost, Deans and faculty, and also lead the effort to expand the College’s access to government funding opportunities. An independent, entrepreneurial spirit and least five years of progressively responsible development experience with a proven track record is required. Development experience in higher education is preferred. While this search is being conducted under the leadership of Jill Lasman, Senior Vice President, all inquiries should go to Tisha Stima, Search Director, contact information below.