Assistant Director of the York College Fund

Job description

The Assistant Director of the York College Fund has primary responsibilities to assist in the achievement of the annual goals of the York College annual giving program through the oversight of Student/Young Alumni philanthropy efforts, the College Day of Giving and outreach for the York College Fund.



A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree as well as at least one year of experience in volunteer management and event planning, preferably with a focus on fundraising.  Higher education experience a plus.

Ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills in person, over the telephone, via electronic mail, and in writing. Demonstrated skill composing solicitation letters or closely related documents is important.

Candidate should be willing to work a flexible schedule.  During certain periods of the year, schedule will include up to four evenings a week and some weekend work.

Working knowledge of, or ability to quickly learn, fundraising computer applications. A strong understanding of social media platforms. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, to work in a fast-paced environment, and to be flexible. Congeniality and a sense of humor a must. Ability to work effectively with faculty, upper level administrators, professional and support staff, and student workers. Perform other duties as necessary or as required by Director of York College Fund.


Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received by March 23, 2018.





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Posted: 1/26/2018
Application Due: 3/27/2018
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