Director of Development
Position Type: Permanent Staff
Department: School of Media and Journalism - 350100
Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty
Vacancy ID: NF0002592
Position Summary: The primary responsibilities of the Director of Development is to secure private gifts to support the fundraising priorities of the School of Media and Journalism by helping donors fulfill their passions and interests through their giving. This position will develop and manage a portfolio of major donor prospects assuring that as many as possible are retained as continued donors to the organization and are upgraded in their giving and involvement. Activity and performance toward meeting established goals will be tracked through a data management system. This position sets assertive goals and monitor progress toward goals; oversees the management of the school's annual fund program; and manages development operations.
Education Requirements: A Bachelor's degree is required.
Qualification and Experience: This position requires 10 years of direct fundraising experience, specifically in individual major gifts with a working knowledge of gift planning; annual fund experience, in a non-profit or university setting; and a demonstrated ability to represent an organization to multiple audiences with segment-specific messages; exceptional written and oral communication; ability to work effectively with volunteer boards; experience in a comprehensive fundraising campaign; willingness to travel.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Department Contact Name and Title: Debra McLaughlin, HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: 9199622519