Posted On: 2017-10-10
Closing On: 2017-11-10
Location: Toronto, ON
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Website: http://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/
Employment Type: Full-Time
Level: Management
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Job Description

Ranked as the number one MBA program in Canada by the Financial Times, Rotman is a world leader in scholarship and thought leadership, operating on a globally-competitive scale with a brand that represents innovative leadership in management education.  In the last 15 years, the Rotman School of Management has experienced remarkable growth in the size and scope of its programs, the innovation and depth of its research and teaching, and the impact of its initiatives.

An exciting opportunity exists to lead the Advancement function at a pivotal time of growth and transformation for Rotman.  Reporting to the Dean, you will provide strategic and managerial leadership to the advancement, alumni and communications teams at the Rotman School.  As Executive Director, Advancement, you will assume responsibility and accountability for the overall development, design, implementation and oversight of the advancement portfolio.  You will also add innovative thinking to alumni relations and donor relations including marketing and communications as they support fundraising and advancement activities.  Through your collaborative general management approach, you will ensure that the School’s resources and people are aligned and working in unison to reach annual and longer range strategic advancement goals and objectives.

You are a highly respected strategic advisor and a proven fundraiser with successful and progressive experience in senior management roles.  You have a good sense of the changing landscape of philanthropy in Canada and are creative in your approach to fundraising.  Well educated with at least fifteen years of leadership experience and a next generation grasp of new media, you have succeeded through careful stewardship of relationships, both internally and externally.  Ideally, you have experience in a similarly structured, large and complex organization with many stakeholders and partners.  Here is the opportunity to join a vibrant group of people who value breakthrough thinking as they launch Rotman into even greater prominence. 

To explore this opportunity further, please contact Sarah Adams in our Toronto office at sarah.adams@odgersberndtson.com.  To be considered for this position, submit your resume and related information online at: www.odgersberndtson.com/en/careers/14393