Chief Advancement Officer

Job Type

Full Time






615 1st Avenue Northeast
United States


On behalf of our client, Jeremiah Program, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Chief Advancement Officer.


Nationally recognized as one of the most successful strategies for transforming families from poverty to prosperity two generations at a time, Jeremiah Program prepares determined single mothers to excel in the workforce, readies their children to succeed in school, and reduces generational dependence on public assistance through empowerment, education and economic independence. Stories of empowerment and transformation are the bedrock for this mission-motivated, innovative and growth-oriented organization.


Headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, and currently operating in five states, Jeremiah Program is at a dynamic and momentous point in their journey as they embark on a new 5-year strategic plan with an ambitious growth plan to maximize impact, empowering single mothers and children out of poverty and into prosperity. As Jeremiah Program continues to expand on a national scale, the CAO will serve as an ‘inspirational partner’, working in collaboration with the Executive Leadership Team, National Development Team and Campus Executive Directors to advance the mission and support the growth of the organization.


The ideal candidate is a strategic, visionary, and forward-thinking development leader with proven experience working within a national, multi-site, or similarly complex organization. A thought-leader in advancement, the ideal candidate will bring an innate curiosity and proven innovation in fundraising strategies to advance the mission of Jeremiah Program on an even grander scale. To continue to support the current growth and momentum within Jeremiah Program today, the CAO will bring a national reach with a proven record of success in driving resources to the organization. A bachelor’s degree is required, as well as 7+ years raising funds within a nonprofit organization and experience managing and leading an advancement department.



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Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

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