A leader in academe, the University of South Carolina holds the Carnegie Foundation's highest research designation and is known for its pioneering First-Year Student Experience. Campus settings include the coast, mountains and capital city.
Job Description Responsible for conducting, coordinating and recording day-to-day basic research on prospective donors (alumni and non-alumni individuals, foundations, corporations) through use of library materials, databases, court records and other public sources of information; research major gift prospects and input data into prospect tracking system; prepare and update comprehensive research summaries on major gift prospects; maintain prospect research files and prepare confidential prospect profiles; develop and coordinate prospect lists and assist in assigning gift potential ratings; research, analyze and review alumni files; review and analyze corporate and foundation annual reports, corporate proxy statements, corporate and foundation giving trends, leading financial publications, etc. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree or a high school diploma and 4 years experience in higher education development, data services or related professional experience.
Good computer experience including various software programs. Preferred Qualifications Experience in Research or Libraries