New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) is a non-profit independent, private institution of higher education with approximately 14,000 students worldwide. Offering 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, NYIT has conscientiously followed its mission of providing career-oriented professional education. Its academic programs prepare students for some of the most in-demand careers in today’s global economy, in areas including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine.
NYIT has been recognized by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a “Great College to Work For” for the past three years and has been consistently ranked in Tier 1 by U.S. News & World Report for more than a decade.
New York Institute of Technology seeks a Director of Development to manage and develop a significant portfolio of major gift prospects. Under the direction of the Vice President for Development, the selected candidate will be directly involved in the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of major prospects.
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 5 years of fundraising experience specifically in soliciting prospects required. Experience in higher education donor relations and stewardship preferred. Knowledge of Blackbaud/Raisers Edge also preferred. The selected candidate must possess exceptional management, leadership, and communication skills and the proven ability to work effectively with multiple constituencies. This position will be based in our Manhattan campus, but travel to the Old Westbury, LI campus will be required. For consideration, please submit cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org . Please reference job code #1044 in your subject line. EOE M/F/D/V.