Careers @ ACG

Career opportunities at ACG

Policy of Equal Opportunities

The College is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, colour, race, nationality, ethnicity, faith, disability, sex, marital status, or sexual orientation. The College strives to maximize valuable talent and potential, and eliminate unconscious bias, prejudice and stereotyping in the workplace.

Job applicants are assessed according to criteria such as suitable qualifications for the positions(s) available, experience, personal skills, ability, potential, and performance in interviews and on employment tests, and receive impartial treatment regardless of age, gender, color, race, nationality, ethnicity, faith, disability, sex, marital status or sexual orientation.

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Deree – The American College of Greece. Deree seeks high-achieving, student-centered individuals to join our community of faculty and staff.

If interested in applying for a position at Deree, applicants should submit a CV, cover letter and contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference). Screening of applicants will continue until positions are filled.


Position: Graphic Design Associate or Full-Time Faculty

The Frances Rich School of Fine and Performing Arts seeks an instructor for an Associate Lecturer or F-T faculty position in Graphic Design.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree required.
  • MFA in Graphic Design or Visual Communication highly desirable.
  • Teaching experience, ideally at a US or a UK higher education institution.
  • The area of expertise should cover main design disciplines such as typography, editorial design, poster design, corporate design, branding, packaging design, wayfinding and signage.
  • A professional practical record and profound theoretical knowledge in the respective fields.
  • Relevant samples of work demonstrating the candidate’s depth and breadth of experience, as well as his/her conceptual and research/creative abilities.
  • Ability to undertake administrative duties.
  • Innovative approach to contemporary trends in the field of Graphic Design, including up-to-date knowledge of industry software.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

Application Deadline: March 29, 2019.

Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2019

Deree – The American College of Greece is seeking applications for multiple full-time and part-time positions for the next academic year in the following academic areas:

  • Graphic Design
  • Accounting, Economics and Finance
  • Marketing
  • Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Web Design & Communication
  • Data Science
  • International Relations
  • Communication
  • Psychology
  • Information Technology
  • Biology (Health Sciences)
  • Organizational Psychology

Full time positions require a terminal degree and a research agenda.

Please complete the online application and include the following materials:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number for at least three persons who have known you in a professional context.)

Position: Executive Director, Development

The American College of Greece is seeking a candidate for the position of Executive Director, Development. The successful candidate will be reporting to the Vice-President, Advancement.

Required and preferred Qualifications:

  • MA/MS degree from an accredited European, US or UK institution of higher education.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in development or relevant position like sales.
  • A measurable record of developing relationships, closing deals and fundraising.
  • Experience developing and managing an effective CRM syste
  • A healthy network of contacts who can advance ACG’s goals
  • Strategic thinking, organizational and project management skills
  • Strong communications skills, both in writing and orally.
  • Fluent in Greek and English
  • Results oriented with time management and prioritization skills
  • Highly collaborative, team oriented with strong interpersonal, networking skills. No job is too small or too big attitude.
  • Excellent presentation/negotiation skills.
  • Mobility and flexibility to travel
  • Commitment to building an ACG culture of philanthropic support
  • Commitment to building healthy relationships within the Advancement team and all ACG colleagues across divisions.
  • Discretion, integrity, confidentiality, team work

Duties and Responsibilities:

Executive Director of Development

  • Identify, qualify, engage, solicit and steward prospects of $1 – $999k in Greece and abroad
  • Cultivate and maintain strong CRM systems and moves management processes
  • With VP manage prospects of $250K in Greece
  • Lead relationships with Greek foundations and partner well US Director of Foundations and Major Gifts
  • Identify new funding options
  • Identify engagement opportunities for prospect engagement
  • Lead donor development cycle prospect to stewardship
  • Partner with Executive Director Advancement and Alumni Engagement to identify and cultivate alumni giving and Corporate giving
  • Partner with ED Alumni to develop senior class gifts tradition for PIERCE and Deree
  • Coordinate marketing and communications for development program
  • Partner with peers in Greece and US to meet annual fund goals and the historic campaign goals
  • Participate in working committees as needed
  • Travel for meetings, appointments and events with prospective donors
  • Participate in alumni relations events and activities as needed
  • Participate in the preparation of donor reports for the president and BO
  • Guide Grants reporting
  • Support the VP of Advancement
  • Support new development initiatives as per supervisor’s request

Anticipated Start Date: May 15, 2019

Application Instructions:

You should complete the online application and include the following materials:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience
  • A current CV
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number for at least three persons who have known you in a professional context.)

Application Form

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