Executive Director of Development

Position Description

The Executive Director of Development (EDD) reports to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement and provides development leadership to significantly increase gifts for annual operations, endowment, and capital projects in the context of a strategic comprehensive campaign.  The EDD manages all aspects of the planned giving program and carries a portfolio of donors / prospects.  S/he is an active member of the Institutional Advancement team who works collaboratively and strategically with the IA staff, faculty, and campus leaders to advance the goals of the College.  The Executive Director of Development position is full-time equivalent with travel, evening / weekend requirements.


Fund Raising

Development Leadership

Planned Giving Program

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Application Procedure

Applicants should submit a current resume, a letter of interest and three references who may be contacted about the candidate’s experience and past performance.  Application materials should be submitted via email to Sloan McKellar, at mckelms@millsaps.edu.

Millsaps College is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Millsaps College to offer equal educational and employment opportunities to all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.