Executive Director of Foundation

Hillsborough Community College (Tampa)
March 17, 2023
Offerd Salary:$291.7
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full Time
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Executive Director of Foundation

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Position Information

Class Code A05006

Position Summary

Under the leadership of the College President, this is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and accomplished individual to enhance the vision and accomplishments of fundraising efforts at HCC that supports the institution's goals and engages its various constituencies. Working closely with the President, his cabinet, Trustees, and key stakeholders throughout the community, the Executive Director will conceive of and establish a comprehensive program, capable of meeting the College's objectives and enhancing its resources and reputation. Founded in 1968 as part of a 28-member community college system, Hillsborough Community College (HCC) is currently the fifth largest district in the State of Florida, serving more than 42,000 students each year at its five campuses and three centers. HCC offers more than 200 academic programs and certificates and is responsible for training most of the community's first responders through its healthcare training, and police and fire academies. HCC enrolls the largest number of graduates from the School District of Hillsborough County who go on to higher education and is the largest community college feeder to the University of South Florida (USF) through the successful 2 + 2 Program. With a total annual budget of over $291.7 million, HCC employs more than 2,200 and has a total economic impact of more than $1.3 billion. Over 84 percent of HCC graduates stay in the local community, and, together, HCC and its former students contribute more than $860 million in added income and economic impact to Hillsborough County.

Job Title Executive Director of Foundation Classification Job Title Executive Director of Foundation Full Time/Part Time Position Full Time Position Number AFC0500004 Requisition Number 23678 Department GWS/DAC Foundation Required Qualifications

The position requires:

  • Bachelor's degree,
  • Seven years of progressively responsible experience in resource development and management of a development office and staff
  • Evidence of a successful track record of securing funding and leadership of successful advancement efforts.
  • Substitute of Experience for Education Permitted No Job Description

    The Executive Director of Foundation provides leadership and supervision of the HCC Foundation. The position is responsible for fund raising and development of business contacts. The position reports directly to the College President.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Prefer applicants with:

  • Master's degree,
  • Certification as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE),
  • Experience in managing major gift campaigns,
  • Considerable successful professional management experience in alumni relations and annual fund from an institution of higher learning, and
  • Knowledge of planned giving strategies
  • Supplemental Job Information

    Duties include:

  • Plans, develops, and implements all activities of the College's Foundation and advancement programs to include campaign design, brochure development and marketing, external fund raising, and special events and community activities.
  • Encourages contributions to special funds through endowments, trusts, donations of gifts-in-kind, or bequests. Makes solicitations for private donor support, corporate giving, and public funding resources for the Foundation, and to benefit the College and its students.
  • Represents HCC in the community through active participation in community events, speaking engagements, committee assignments, etc.
  • Contributes to the development and implementation of the alumni association relations and related activities. Contributes to the development of annual and long- range strategies for alumni resource development.
  • Responsible for fiscal record keeping, expenditure, fund management,the Foundation's endowment and unrestricted accounts.
  • Liaison with other College offices to ensure the institution is a vital force in the community, fulfilling its role as a provider of higher education in Hillsborough County.
  • Performs other similar and related duties as required.
  • Additional Documents Required

    This position requires at least an awarded Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited educational institution. Applicants must attach a copy of their diploma or transcript to the application, showing at least the minimum qualifications, at the time of application. In addition, applicants must attach a cover letter, resume and listing of at least five professional references at the time of application. If applicants have current certification as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE), attach a copy at the time of application. If selected for an interview, applicants must bring an original transcript to the interview showing the awarding of the required degree. If the transcript has not been updated to show the awarding of the required degree, applicants must bring written documentation from the educational institution showing when the degree was awarded.

    Campus Dale Mabry Location 01 - District Admin Offices Pay Rate


    Pay Basis Annually Job Open Date 02/10/2023 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Responsible Hiring Manager Job Category Administrator Job Type Full-Time Regular

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have at least a Bachelor's Degree?
  • No
  • Yes
  • Do you have at least seven years of progressively responsible experience in resource development and management of a development office and staff?
  • No
  • Yes
  • Describe your track record of securing funding and leadership of successful advancement efforts.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Do you have at least a Master's degree?
  • No
  • Yes
  • Do you have active certification as a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE)?
  • No
  • Yes
  • Describe your experience in managing major gift campaigns.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Which statement best describes your professional management experience in alumni relations and annual fund from an institution of higher learning?
  • No experience
  • Less than three years of experience
  • Between three and five years of experience
  • Between six and nine years of experience
  • Ten or more years of experience
  • Where did you first see the advertisement for this position?
  • HCC Employment Opportunities
  • HCC Florida Jobs (Twitter @hccfljobs)
  • Employ Florida Marketplace
  • Higher Ed Jobs
  • Indeed
  • Beyond
  • America's Job Bank
  • Other
  • If you answered Other to the above question, where did you see the advertisement?
  • (Open Ended Question)

    Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Transcript – Post Secondary Degree
  • References
  • Optional Documents

  • Transcript 2
  • Transcript 3
  • Transcript 4
  • Foreign Transcript Evaluation
  • License and Certifications
  • Other
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