Director of Development

Location
Huntsville
Posted
Oct 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Number: 201700012ES

Department: Development

Usual Duties: Secures new gifts and increasing support from prospects with the capacity to make contributions of $50,000 and more within an assigned portfolio to include outright and planned gifts to reach established fundraising goals. Networks effectively with alumni and other supporters and cultivates and engages them with the university. Identifies new and additional prospects for major gift giving to the university.

Other Requirements for the Position: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, banking and finance, or related academic discipline required. Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) desirable. Five years major gift experience or experience in a related field. Experience with association membership, annual giving programs, significant sales, external marketing activities, or a related field could substitute for major gift experience. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.