Job Opportunity

Director of Advancement

Bethlehem University is seeking a very well experienced and highly qualified candidate to serve as Director of Advancement at Bethlehem University. S/he will be responsible for devising, managing and supervising the implementation of the advancement office activities and services, to increase, diversify and sustain support in the full spectrum of philanthropic funding for Bethlehem University, as well as to leverage the quality and impact of the communication work to continuously enhance the University’s image in all fields. The Director develops and implements strategies for identification, cultivation, solicitation, stewardship, and retention of local and international donors for all approved fundraising priorities at the University.

Details are listed in the Job description.


  1. Bachelor’s degree in Management, Marketing, Public Relations, or other applicable field required; Master’s degree preferred in any related field.
  2. At least five years of professional and successful fundraising experience with proven track record in marketing or senior administrative and leadership experience, preferably in higher education or non-profit establishments.
  3. Proven record of knowledge in the full spectrum of philanthropic fund development, including capital campaigns, annual giving, special gift events, prospect research, grant-writing and proposal development.

Required Competencies:

Strong sense of integrity and ethical conduct, leadership skills and attentive to details, ability to work autonomously and in a team, excellent oral and written Arabic and English communication skills, demonstrate high-quality research and grant-writing skills. Strong understanding of marketing and promotional strategies, ability to organize time effectively, maintains confidentiality and has skills in budget preparation.

Details are listed in the Job description

Qualified candidates can submit their applications to the HR Office by noontime 31 August 2020, or email it to:

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