Regional Vice President for Development, Northeast Ohio

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Salary Range (Optional but highly recommended to increase equity in the workplace): $75,000 to $85,000, based on level of applicable experience

Website The Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges

The Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, Inc. (OFIC), a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) public foundation headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, representing 33 non-tax funded Ohio colleges and universities, is seeking an experienced fund-raiser to fill the position of Regional Vice President for Development. This position reports to the OFIC president and works closely with internal staff and corporate trustees to accomplish annual and long-range fund-raising goals. Responsibilities include planning, development and interpretation of fund-raising strategy and activities, maintaining a cohesive working relationship with key representatives of the 33 OFIC campuses in the regions for the position, face-to-face and written solicitation for contributions from business, corporate, foundation, and individual sectors. The Regional VP for Development may reside and work from a home office in northeast Ohio and will be immediately responsible for annual campaigns in the greater Cleveland, Youngstown, Akron, Canton, as well as in eastern and southeastern Ohio. Position requires, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree and a minimum five years of professional fund-raising experience in a nonprofit setting, higher education advancement experience is valued. OFIC is an equal opportunity employer, women and candidates of color are encouraged to apply. We provide a comprehensive group benefits program, including health, dental, vision, life and LTD insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, four weeks paid vacation. Salary range for this position is $75,000 to $85,000, based on level of applicable experience. Application review will begin August 15. The full job description for this position may be found at this link:

Send cover letter and resume by August 15 to [email protected].


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