Job Posting

President and Chief Executive Officer, The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia

Location: Philadelphia, PA

The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia (CFGP) is an independent 501(c)3 non-profit community foundation committed to growing philanthropy according to Catholic doctrine. Grounded in the principles of faith and service, CFGP meets the diverse needs of donors and Catholic institutions through charitable fund management and development consulting. Their services ensure an investment in the future of their faith.

CFGP seeks an energetic leader with strong business experience and vision, dedicated to the mission of the Church, and an initiative-taking and independent professional to further grow and lead the organization.

The Position

  • Opportunity to play a leadership role in taking CFGP to the next level of impact.
  • Serve as the face of the organization externally, increasing awareness of the work, brand, and impact of the Foundation.
  • Act as a highly effective driver of the expansion and enhancement of the Foundation’s work.
  • Build increased and highly engaged support and resources for the organization’s work.
  • Serve as a highly effective spokesperson externally and represent the Foundation and its mission as the primary spokesperson.


Ideal Candidate

The successful placement will possess:

  • Experience within the non-profit and/or business sectors.
  • Demonstrated successful management of an organization or division with clear strategic results and strong skills and a proven record in fundraising and operations.
  • Experience working closely with Board leadership, staff, and external constituents to achieve ambitious goals.
  • The extraordinary passion, commitment, and dedication that CFGP’s Board and staff has for the work, impact, and potential of the Foundation.
  • The energy, commitment, and enthusiasm for the efforts required to grow the organization.