Senior Director of Gift & Estate Planning

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Position Summary: Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Development, this position is expected to advance the mission of the University, the Development & Alumni Relations Division, and the Office of Development. It is charged with securing strong and stable relationships with internal and external constituencies and must operate through effective communication, strategy development, coordination and management of the planned giving program, and the successful leadership of staff.

Responsibilities: Determine and implement departmental direction concerning all facets of estate and gift planning including, but not limited to: charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts, pooled income funds and bequests.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and 8 years of related higher education 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 ( 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.




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Posted: 11/30/2017
Application Due: 11/30/2018
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