Executive Director of Research & Prospect Management
Position Summary: Reporting to the Senior Associate Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, the Executive Director of Research & Prospect Management will provide leadership, direction and management for the offices of Research and Prospect Management. The Executive Director serves as a key member of the senior leadership team and an active participant in making strategic decisions related to research and prospect management initiatives. The Executive Director will also be responsible for developing specific metrics and performance plans that hold both units accountable for overall production.
Responsibilities: Provide strategic leadership and direction to the Research and Prospect Management teams to drive increased pipeline development related to major gift fundraising *Develop short and long range strategic plans *Develop regular means for assessing plans and goals for each area of responsibility *Establish, delegate, communicate, monitor, and reinforce staff assignments, accountabilities, performance expectations, and goals *Supervise unit leaders through a structured process to establish and manage unit goals and budgets
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and 10 years of related higher education experience, or an equivalent combination of education and 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
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