Director, Major Gifts and Campaigns, Havergal College

Toronto, Ontario, Canada · Havergal College


Havergal College is a pre-eminent Canadian independent school for girls from JK to Grade 12. We are seeking an innovative, enthusiastic, and dedicated individual to join our faculty and staff as Director, Major Gifts and Campaigns. This is a full-time position.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Executive Director, Advancement and Community Relations, the Director, Major Gifts and Campaigns is responsible for the overall management of the major gifts program, which is charged with managing relationships and securing support from donors who are capable of making gifts of $25,000 and above.

The Director will manage a personal portfolio of 75 to 100 prospects, as well as manage the major gifts/campaign team. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Director, Major Gifts and Campaigns will develop, implement and evaluate a plan for major gifts fundraising. The Director will work closely with faculty and staff at the school, to promote the acquisition of major gifts.

The Director will also work closely with the Annual Fund and Alumnae and Donor Relations teams to ensure coordination amongst individual giving programs. The director must be able to work independently while also working as a member of the Advancement and Community Relations team.

The successful candidate will be an individual with a rich development background, who has had progressive and successful development experience in major gifts and campaigns and who has a strong track record of successful management. The ideal candidate cares deeply about mentoring development staff and the development profession and has worked within the independent school sector.

Key Responsibilities:


In order to be considered for this position, candidates must possess the following experience, qualification, knowledge, and/or ability:


Havergal College offers a competitive compensation and salary package.

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