Hiring Organization Information
The Bellevue Schools Foundation has embarked on a search for a new Executive Director to lead the Foundation into the future.
Working as a partner with Bellevue Schools leadership you can be part of one of the highest rated education systems in the country! You will be engaged with top leaders from Bellevue Schools and the community to provide funding for innovative programs and instructional approaches that will keep the District on the leading edge. Funding from the Bellevue Schools Foundation gives students a richer experience than public funding alone can provide. Bellevue is a growing, diverse, multi-cultural community and the Foundation needs a leader who will ensure fundraising is adaptable for all audiences.
The Executive Director is responsible for and has authority over day-to-day operations of the Foundation. The Executive Director works with an excellent staff of six other professionals who are highly respected in the Bellevue community. The budget for the 2019—2020 fiscal year is $2.1 million.
The Executive Director reports to a volunteer Board of Trustees. Board members bring a wide variety of experiences to the Board and represent many of the leading employers and public institutions in the Bellevue area.
For more information on the Bellevue Schools Foundation visit: http://www.bellevueschoolsfoundation.org/.
For a full position profile visit: https://www.hagelsearch.com/bsf.
5+ years of progressively more responsible nonprofit management and leadership experience
Strong financial acumen
Significant and proven fundraising expertise with the ability to inspire donors and prospective donors
Successful experience working with a volunteer board of directors
Strategic planning experience
Executive function skills
Experience catalyzing and leading change resulting in positive outcomes