Analyst 1- Data and Prospect Development

Aug 10, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Analysts & Programming
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Analyst 1- Data and Prospect Development

Position Category: Staff - Full-Time

We are looking for a rock star that is motivated, detail oriented and data analytical to be part of the Development Department at UVU. The Analyst conducts research on individuals, corporations, and foundations that are prospects for significant financial support and can advance the University (e.g. through influence or volunteer activity). The position is reactive and responsive to requests from university development staff and the office of the president; it is also proactive in expanding the pool of potential prospects and bringing to the attention of the development staff those that offer the greatest promise of return.

  • Provide reports containing an analysis of all information gathered and recommended courses of action, including gift capacity ratings.
  • Identify prospective new major donor prospects, and recommends strategies to appropriate members of the development staff.
  • Employs a wide variety of proactive prospecting methodologies, including but not limited to the following: perform in-house data mining, including sophisticated constituent database queries and wealth screen modeling data.

Required Qualifications:
Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree and two years of experience OR any combination of education and experience totaling six year(s).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge in development research methods
  • Knowledge of database systems, data sources, and data analytics
  • Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge preferred but not required.
  • Strong computer and analytical skills
  • Excellent written communication
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, while prioritizing and successfully balancing multiple tasks and projects
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and work with confidential information

Preferred Qualifications:

Physical Requirements:
Occasionally: standing, lifting, travel

Continuously: sitting, fine hand manipulation, talking, hearing, vision ability

Benefits Summary:
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Pay Range: $35,188 - $43,985

Advertisement Number: ST20817
Open Date: 08/09/2017
Review Start Date:
Close Date: 8/16/2017
Open Until Filled:

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Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer and committed to fostering a diverse workforce. As an inclusive community, we actively seek diversity among our applicants for this position. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.