Working Title: Gift-Planning Associate
Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff
Department: University Advancement
Posting Date: 01-12-2017
The Office of Gift Planning (wills, trusts, estates and complex assets) accounted for approximately 25% of the last successful $3 Billion dollar fundraising campaign at UVA. Our team will be relied upon heavily as we celebrate the University's Bicentennial and engage in our next fundraising effort.
This position provides administrative support to the Office of Gift Planning, and travel support for a team of up to four Gift Planning fundraisers. Duties may include: interacting with donors and professional fundraisers, scheduling, booking travel, stewardship assistance, managing donor records and basic administrative support. Additionally, may assist in special projects as needed.
The ideal candidate enjoys working in a collaborative team environment focused on raising money for the University of Virginia. He/she possess a friendly disposition, values customer service, and has excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Team-oriented; ability to prioritize and work with minimal supervision; have a working knowledge of office environment practices and procedures; exercise good judgement; able to build and maintain relationships and interact effectively with executive level administrators, faculty, and donors; excellent verbal and written communication skills; respect confidentiality; possess a high level of computer competency, and have a customer service attitude and pleasant personality with all University stakeholders.
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