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Senior Executive Director for Development and Communications, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC) seeks a highly motivated and proven Senior Executive Director (Sr. ED) for Development and Communications to lead a successful fundraising effort to even greater heights of achievement. Managing a team of 13, the Sr. ED is responsible for major and principal gifts and overseeing the Center’s communication efforts to key internal and external stakeholders and to integrate these efforts with those of the University, UNC School of Medicine, UNC Health and the UNC Health Foundation, Inc.

Reporting to the Director of the LCCC and the Vice President for Development of the UNC Health Foundation, the Sr. ED will serve on the LCCC Director’s senior management team and the UNC Health lead development team. Working closely with physicians, researchers, donors, and the Lineberger Board of Visitors, the Sr. ED will develop strategies to grow philanthropic support for the research and clinical missions of the LCCC and take the lead role in surpassing LCCC’s $200 million goal (the largest share of UNC Health’s $1 billion goal) as part of the university’s Campaign for Carolina $4.25 billion private fundraising effort.

This is a special opportunity to serve at one of the nation’s premiere comprehensive cancer centers, a leader in research and clinical care and deemed “exceptional,” a highly selective distinction, by the National Cancer Institute for more than 10 years running. It is also a special opportunity to be part of a strong culture of philanthropy, where faculty are active partners in its grateful patient and family programs all in the pursuit of today’s best care and tomorrow’s best hope.

The Search Committee invites applicants to review the prospectus and apply here. Applications will be accepted until February 22, 2020 or until the position is filled. Inquiries and nominations should be directed to Fred Stang, Senior Associate at



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Development and Communications Director, Inter-Faith Council for Social Service

From IFC: “IFC confronts the causes and responds to the effects of poverty in our community. We believe in a community that meets everyone’s basic needs, including dignified and affordable housing, an abundance of healthy food, and meaningful social connection. We are guided by our core values: mutual respect, social justice, community power, self-determination, and integrity. The Development and Communications Director supports the financial solvency of IFC, ensuring that the organization can pursue its mission with abundant resources. This position works in partnership with the Development and Communications Manager, Executive Director and Board of Directors.” For more info, click here.