Director of Annual Giving

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Director of Annual Giving


The University of Chattanooga Foundation, Inc., is seeking a Director of Annual Giving for the University of Tennessee Chattanooga (UTC) campus. The Director will design, implement and evaluate programs whose purpose is to build a long-term base of support for the University.

The Director of Annual Giving provides leadership in designing, implementing, and evaluating programs whose purpose is to build a long-term base of support for the University. As a member of the Development and Alumni Affairs Team, the Director works actively with colleagues to fulfill the overall mission of the division: engage alumni and donors as advocates, volunteers, and philanthropic partners to ensure that the University and Foundation achieves its strategic priorities. This person will create, implement and evaluate a comprehensive, multi-year plan to increase strategic solicitation of financial support from Alumni, Friends and Parents of the University.

A bachelor degree is required with 3 to 5 five years of general fundraising or sales and marketing experience with a solid understanding of fundraising principle and methodologies.

Proven ability to manage multiple priorities, perform in a fast-paced environment and have measurable success in a collaborative work place. Must be able to meet deadlines, make decisions, and interact effectively with diverse groups. High energy, creative, organized, self-motivated and detail oriented. Formal training in marketing/direct mail marketing is an asset.

In addition to the information submitted through the application system profile, please include a cover letter and resume in order to be considered for candidacy. Please follow the link below to apply to this position.

The University of Chattanooga Foundation, Inc. is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer.  All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected veteran status.




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Posted: 2/20/2018
Application Due: 4/21/2018
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