Assistant Director of Development for the College of Engineering and Computing
Posting Number STA00244PO17 Classification Title Alumni/Development Manager I Internal Title Assistant Director of Development for the College of Engineering and Computing Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Division of Development Department Development Office Band 6 Advertised Minimum Salary $39,960 Advertised Salary Range $39,960 - $49,000 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.50 Work Schedule
37.50 hours per week. Travel is required, as well as working evenings and weekends.Type of Staff Position Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Alumni Development
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
Under general supervision, reporting to the Senior Director of Development for the College of Engineering and Computing (CEC), the Assistant Director of Development supports the management and operations of Development through lead annual gift fundraising and sponsorships for CEC. Responsible for building and directing the lead annual gift alumni solicitation program of donor/prospect portfolios for CEC. Identify local support for sponsorships to benefit CEC programs and work with CEC faculty and staff, to fundraise for specific events and initiatives and assist in corporate and alumni engagement that can lead to development. This position is inclusive of the CEC Development team and will operate within the system and procedures of Development to ensure consistent and well-coordinated activities.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
Bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience in an area such as alumni development, fundraising, prospect research, or business development.
Travel is required, as well as working evenings and weekends.Preferred Qualifications
Fundraising or development experience in higher education.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Appropriate knowledge of principles and methods of planning and being a part of a comprehensive fundraising program or soliciting sponsorships. Ability to establish good working relationships with faculty, alumni, donors, volunteers, the business community, and the general public. Outstanding oral, written, and interpersonal communications skills. Willingness to travel as required by the geographic location of donors/prospects. Ability to travel and work evenings and weekends as necessary. Effective computer experience including database operation and word processing.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies Desired Start Date 10/23/2017 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 08/31/2017 Job Close Date 09/28/2017 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/18702 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
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