Development Officer: Information & Communications

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St John’s College is a leading South African, Anglican school situated on a magnificent campus in Houghton, offering quality education from Pre-Primary to Post-matric.

St John’s College seeks to appoint an experienced person to the position of Development Officer responsible for Information and Communications.

This full-time position, reporting to the Foundation Director, plays a key role in supporting the goals of the St John’s Foundation and the Old Johannian Association through the use, coordination and maintenance of the data management system and the constituent database.

The Development Officer is also responsible for managing the communications between the Foundation and the Old Johannian Association and their stakeholders.


Duties will include:

  • Maintenance of constituent data and information

  • Management of database and comunications process

  • Oversight of communications channels, including newsletters, proposals, magazines, websites

  • Tracking of information related to fundraising campaigns


  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, as well as a minimum of five years previous office experience.

  • Computer literacy and experience, particularly with MS Word, Excel, and Powerpoint is non-negotiable.

  • It is desirable that applicants should also have had experience with data and database management.

  • A sound work ethic, good people skills, strong organisation skills, strong writing skills and a positive attitude are important requirements for the job.

    Deadline: 22 January.

    For more job information and application, see: Development Officer: Information & Communications Website

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