Development Coordinator, Campus Wide Initiatives
8AM - 5PM
$53,700 - $79,800
The Development Coordinator is a full-time position that works closely with and reports directly to the Sr. Director of Development for Campus-Wide Initiatives. The development coordinator is primarily responsible for executing daily fundraising and administrative activities in support of UC Riverside's fundraising strategy and plans. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; providing administrative support to three development staff, calendar management, event support, reviewing and submitting expense reports, making travel arrangements, and preparation of materials for meetings. They will also work and interact with volunteers, donors, faculty, and other university staff to assist in establishing and maintaining relationships with all university constituencies. Cover Letter required.
Working knowledge of fundraising, donor relations and public relations concepts, principles, procedures and techniques.
Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and prioritize assignments. Provide proficient follow-up, and make effective timely decisions despite tight deadlines and competing projects.
Computer proficient and able to use a variety of software in a Windows environment, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
Skill to maintain confidentiality.
Good organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills.
Working knowledge of applicable laws, rules, regulations, policies, etc.
Good written and interpersonal communication skills to establish and maintain good working relationships throughout the organization and with outside constituencies.
Experience using Raisers Edge, a donor management program.
Working knowledge of the location, its vision, mission, goals, objectives, achievements and infrastructure.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities'air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.
- Washington Monthly (August 2016) ranked UC Riverside 12th in the nation in its annual University and College Survey. \
- Education Trust placed UC Riverside 9th in the nation for closing the graduation gap between black and white students by 1.7 percentage points.
- In QS World University Rankings 2016/2017, UC Riverside's Department of Philosophy is #1 in the world for the frequency with which published papers are cited by other philosophers.
- U.S. News and World Report Survey (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside 118th overall; earns "Great Schools, Great Prices."
- Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2016) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 to 200 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."
- U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools (2016) including:
- Graduate School of Education - 62nd among ranked schools
- Bourns College of Engineering - 71st among ranked schools
For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview