Executive Vice President of Advancement
Company: Bible League International
Location: Crete IL
For over 75 years, Bible League International has been equipping the under-resourced Church globally with Bibles, biblical resources and training to transform the lives of people worldwide through God’s Word. Today, under new leadership, Bible League International has realigned to its missional roots focusing in three areas: Project Philip evangelical and discipleship Bible studies, Church Planter training; and Bible-based literacy programs. In addition, Bible League International is making the Bible more accessible through their Easy-To-Read (ERV) translations that are currently available in 20 languages with 14 others in progress.
This is an exciting time for Bible League International and a unique opportunity awaits the right individual who, as a member of the Executive Leadership Team, will provide vision and oversight resulting in a comprehensive, sustainable funding strategy and program to meet the ministry’s needs now and for the future. Advancement consists of comprehensive, robust development and fund raising strategies and functions raising $20 million annually through a team of over 45.
Bible League International is seeking candidates who are Christ-centered with strong convictions and committed to its mission and purpose. Successful candidates will have proven and successful experience in executive leadership, resource development, and relationship management, enabling them to inspire and motivate the Development team and others throughout the organization. In doing so, the EVP of Advancement will be a strong leader, communicator and possess an entrepreneurial spirit enabling him/her to develop creative strategies and programs to promote successful funding resources.
Located approximately 40 miles south of Chicago, Bible League International’s headquarters are in Crete, Illinois. Crete, and surrounding areas in Illinois and nearby Indiana, offers an attractive community and lifestyle through the advantages and values of the American heartland with opportunities for leisure, education and entertainment nearby.—
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