DEVELOPMENT OFFICER I
Position Summary: This position assists in planning and implementing overall annual giving programs and is specifically responsible for developing and overseeing special campaigns related to leadership annual giving and special constituencies. Communication is important to this role in crafting solicitation messages, coordinating/conducting face-to-face solicitations, and organizing marketing materials and special programs to promote the annual giving campaign. This position incorporates an integrated approach of direct mail, phone, email and new media methods to promote fundraising opportunities for The Georgia Fund.
Responsibilities: Assist in planning and implementing overall annual giving programs, specifically phone and personal solicitations
Qualifications: Bachelor's plus some related experience
About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.