Strategic Events Manager

Job title: Strategic Events Manager
Organization: Mercy McAuley High School

Job Description

Mercy McAuley High School, a Catholic school sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, is where young women gain a broader worldview as part of a community, not part of the crowd. Within this sisterhood, we guide each student to grow in confidence and purpose through a customized plan for personal growth. Mercy education is a diverse range of formative experiences, innovative programs, experiential education and off-campus service learning opportunities. Women of Mercy think and learn beyond their comfort zone and are equipped to bring compassionate change to the world.

This position (10-month contract) will report directly to the Managing Director of Advancement and will be responsible for envisioning, designing and executing a portfolio of 2-3 major fundraising events to support the mission of Mercy McAuley High School.

The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to the sustainability of a Mercy education and/or a deep appreciation for young women’s Catholic education in Cincinnati. Demonstrated success in non-profit or corporate event planning highly desired. Event success will be measured upon a successful implementation of the Mercy McAuley brand, ability to engage a maximum number and breadth of school constituents, satisfaction feedback and fundraising success. He/she will work closely with the Mercy McAuley High School donor engagement team to ensure maximum impact and allocation of school resources. Familiarity with the Microsoft Office suite of products is desired.

Please send cover letter, resume and references to by May 25, 2018.