Opening in Institutional Advancement Announced

Bethany Theological Seminary, the seminary of the Church of the Brethren, announces an opening for the full-time position of Administrative Assistant for Institutional Advancement with an immediate starting date.

This is an opportunity for a person with strengths in caring for details and supporting colleagues in the mission of the Institutional Advancement Department. Responsibilities include overseeing gift receipting, serving as data manager for the IA portion of the Salesforce data management system, and coordinating logistics for IA travel. This person will also be a vital part of the institutional advancement team and will provide needed support to the department.

Eligible applicants will hold a minimum of a bachelor’s degree. Affinity with the values and mission of the Seminary is required. Experience in gift receipting and handling confidential materials is preferred. Applicants will be personable, able to be self-directed, manage a complex workload with attention to details, and offer office support to colleagues. Applicants will be able to quickly respond to phone and e-mail requests from donors. Experience with Salesforce is preferred; proficiency with Microsoft Office is required.

A complete job description is available. Application review will begin on February 15, 2017, and will continue until an appointment is made. To apply please send a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references to
Attention: Mark Lancaster
Bethany Theological Seminary
615 National Road West
Richmond, IN 47374

Bethany Theological Seminary’s policy prohibits discrimination in employment opportunities or practices with regard to race, gender, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, or religion.