The Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau seeks qualified applicants for the exempt full-time position of Director of Development and Properties. Applicant must be a practicing Roman Catholic in good standing with the Church. Qualified individuals need a demonstrated understanding of the theology of stewardship and experience in the administration of major capital campaigns as this position includes responsibility for the annual diocesan fund raising appeal. Additionally, the applicant should have experience in a field related to property management or construction as well as experience with the legal duties related to property acquisition. Administrative and management experience is required. A college degree is preferred and the ability to work collaboratively is critical.

Applicants must have excellent written and oral communication skills, computer literacy, and be willing to travel throughout the diocese. Overnight stays away are often necessary. Compensation includes competitive salary, excellent health benefits, and retirement plan based on diocesan guidelines.

Interested persons may contact Jan Smith by telephone at (417) 866-0841, Ext 1107, or by sending an Email request to to obtain further information and application materials. Application deadline is May 11, 2020.