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Executive Director, Advancement & Community Relations

Organisation : Brisbane Grammar School

Location : Brisbane

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Fundraising, Marketing, Media & Communications, Volunteer Management

Sector : Education & Training

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 22 Nov, 2019

About the role

Brisbane Grammar School is now seeking an experienced and inspiring leader as the Executive Director, Advancement & Community Relations, who will help to further harness their philanthropic community in order to help realise the School’s strategic priorities of the future.

Reporting to the Headmaster and a key and active member of the School’s Senior Leadership team, the Executive Director will be responsible for the oversight and coordination of all aspects of the School’s community engagement, both strategically and operationally. He/she will further develop and deliver the School’s giving programs, with particular priority being given to the School’s fundraising campaign. The Executive Director also has oversight of marketing/communications and public relations activity for the School, with external and internal community members.

To be successful, you will have demonstrated experience in a senior Advancement role and proven success in cultivating and soliciting major and principal gifts from a variety of sources. Your outstanding communication skills will be matched by your ability to work with senior stakeholders internally and externally.  Your interpersonal skills and collaborative approach will ensure your ability to lead, nurture and develop a high performing team.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Brisbane Grammar School

Brisbane Grammar School (BGS) is one of the best schools for boys in Australia, creating an environment where boys realise their promise and pursue their talents. The BGS journey is lifelong. BGS is a community of 1750 students, staff, parents, volunteers and Old Boys that has grown over the past 150 years. The School blends its history and tradition with a commitment to innovation.


BGS is an active participant in the states prestigious GPS competition and consistently ranks as the leading academic performer in Queensland.


To ensure the continued engagement with its community to the future and the sustainability of its programs and facilities, the School draws on the strength of its philanthropic community, giving financially and through volunteering.

How to apply for this role

For further information about this exciting opportunity please contact Deann Stevens, Business Support Administrator, Australia Office, Richmond Associates on +61 2 8218 2185 or at  An Information Pack can also be downloaded from the Richmond Associates website at

Closing date for applications: Friday 22 November 2019

Please quote in application: Executive Director, Advancement & Community Relations via Pro Bono Australia.

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