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Position: Executive Director

The Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House located in Barrington, Illinois seeks a dynamic Executive Director.  The Executive Director provides leadership, direction and supervision of all programs and activities at the retreat house.  A candidate needs to be a Roman Catholic in good standing, committed to Ignatian Spirituality and have five to seven years of experience as a collaborative and visionary leader of an organization.  The Executive Director is expected to demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills.  A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required.  A Master’s degree and training in spiritual direction are both desirable.  Knowledge of the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises and previous experience in development and fund-raising are required. 

The Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House serves over 4,700 retreatants annually at its 80 acre site in suburban Chicago.  Salary and benefits are commensurate with the position and experience.  A job description is available upon request.  Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and references via email by December 15, 2018 to