Abbotsford Christian School

Director of Advancement

Closing Date: April 30, 2015

Abbotsford Christian School, located in beautiful Abbotsford, BC, is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Advancement commencing as early as July 1, 2015. We are a well-established, progressive, inter-denominational school of approximately 950 students. (PS-12) For further information go to

At ACS, the Director of Advancement will provide visionary leadership in the school community and is responsible for all operations regarding fundraising, community relations, marketing and brand management, communications, student recruitment and retention, and corporate relations. A key function will be the implementation and management of a multi-million dollar capital campaign. All of this kept in harmony with the mission, vision, and core beliefs of ACS.

The Director of Advancement will report to the Executive Director of the school and will serve on the senior Leadership Team.

A job description is posted here:

Specific qualifications include:

  • Bachelor's degree with Masters desired in any industry
  • Clear understanding of Christian Education
  • 5 years of fundraising experience in a large school or non/profit setting
  • 10 years of leadership experience

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity, please forward a copy of a current resume, a brief covering letter and a written statement of your philosophy of Christian Education to:

Julius Siebenga - Executive Director

Please note that only applicants considered for interviews will be contacted.

Posted: February 18, 2015