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Director of Development

Full Time
Senior Level

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Stevens Cooperative School, an independent, non-sectarian day school with campuses in Hoboken and Jersey City, New Jersey, seeks an experienced, enthusiastic, fundraiser with a proven track record to serve as its next Director of Development.

Reporting to the Head of School, the Director of Development will oversee all aspects of fundraising and lead the school’s efforts to secure annual, capital and endowment support and strengthen its growing culture of philanthropy. With belief in the school’s mission and awareness of the cooperative model, the Director of Development will have the opportunity to help shape the strategic direction of Stevens as a whole, and to lead a new era of advancement strategy and operations at the school. This will be accomplished through the creation and oversight of a comprehensive, goal-based, strategic development plan, as well as the cultivation and stewardship of meaningful relationships within the community.

The Director of Development is a member of the senior administrative team and will manage one additional member of the development staff. They will also serve as one third of the Advancement Team at Stevens, comprised of the Director of Development, the Director of Admission, and the Director of Marketing and Communication.

The ideal candidate will be an optimistic, energetic, creative, and collaborative leader with experience implementing state-of-the-art development strategies and initiatives. The Director should be committed to upholding the key principles of the School’s mission and to ensuring inclusivity and equity for all community members through both their personal and professional conduct.

For best consideration, please send all nominations and applications to:

Nishant Mehta, Partner
Matthew Marsallo, Managing Associate
Storbeck Search

Stevens Cooperative School is an equal opportunity employer. We do not exclude anyone based on their race, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

Stevens Cooperative School