Founded in 1819, Centre College is one of America’s leading liberal arts colleges with a mission to prepare students for lives of learning, leadership, and service. Serving approximately 1,400 students, the Centre nurtures transformative relationships and prepares students to be part of the global community. Centre College enjoys a strong tradition of philanthropy, having successfully raised over $210 million from 11,533 community members in its Third Century campaign, completed in 2018. The Centre raises more than $10 million annually from over 3,000 alumni, family members, and friends of the school.
Centre College seeks an Assistant Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Office of Development and Alumni Engagement to be a key strategic and operational leader — a highly knowledgeable and experienced fundraiser and manager with a passion for liberal arts education and the role of philanthropy plays in supporting its mission. The ideal candidate will work collaboratively to advance the goals of the Office of Development and Alumni Relations and should be well versed in all facets of institutional fundraising.