Saint Michael’s College is a liberal arts institution situated on a scenic 440-acre campus just outside of Burlington, Vermont. The College supports students as they explore their passions; all of its 1,200 students are encouraged to pursue a variety of disciplines in addition to their major. Grounded in the belief that its liberal arts curriculum contributes to the enhancement of the human person and to the advancement of human culture in light of the Catholic faith, Saint Michael’s prepares students for life. The College is proud to be a close-knit community that welcomes people from all backgrounds.
Saint Michael’s College is searching for a forward-looking, solutions-oriented development leader to serve as its next Vice President of Institutional Advancement (VP). Reporting directly to the President, the VP will play a key role in defining, organizing, implementing, stewarding, and executing the College’s next campaign. In this defining moment for Saint Michael’s, the legacy established through a successful campaign effort will vault the College into its second century of unique pedagogy.
The College is seeking an ideal candidate—a visionary with energy—who can bring expertise and best-in-class advancement practices. This individual should be intellectually curious, highly collaborative, and comfortable navigating change. A builder and change agent is required, with the energy and experience to hit the ground running and implement the protocols necessary to design, launch, and complete a successful campaign. Leadership skills are imperative, as the candidate must lead a talented, dedicated team hungry for professional development. Additionally, the ability to manage various groups and work seamlessly with colleagues and alumni constituencies, both internally and externally, is crucial.
This is an extraordinary opportunity to make a significant contribution to building the future of Saint Michael’s College.