Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Winona is looking for a full-time Director of Advancement (DA) to work in our Rochester, Minnesota office. Working closely with the Executive Director , the DA plans, implements, and manages all fund development activities including direct mail, planned giving, major individual and corporate gifts, and special fundraising events. Also designs and implements Catholic Charities’ communication plan whose primary emphasis is to build relationships with donors. Applicants must have a Master’s degree in philanthropy or development, or equivalent with significant and ongoing professional training in fund development, plus five to seven years of fund development experience. Applicants must have extensive experience in gift cultivation and solicitation, outstanding written and verbal communication skills, a strong commitment to working collaboratively, and the personal energy, enthusiasm and drive to develop a program that exceeds goals and overcomes obstacles. Please mail resume, cover letter, and list of three work-related references to Robert Tereba, Executive Director Catholic Charities, PO Box 379, Winona, MN 55987 by May 24, 2013.