Assistant Director, Young Alumni Giving-18001322

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Assistant Director, Young Alumni Giving-18001322

Tufts University Advancement is looking for an Assistant Director of Young Alumni Giving as part of the Tufts Annual Giving Team. The Tufts Annual Giving Team is responsible for the strategy, design, and implementation of a comprehensive annual fundraising program, with an emphasis on leadership annual giving, class-based reunion fundraising, and volunteer-driven fundraising. Working with our most recent graduates, including three robust reunion committees, this position will have the opportunity to lead giving initiatives and young alumni participation through volunteer engagement, exciting giving challenges and unique events. See how a viral marketing campaign had a tremendous impact on young alumni giving: You will help create the next campaign!

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3-5 yrs of professional experience in volunteer management, fundraising/development, alumni relations or related field.
  • BA/BS.
  • Valid US Driver’s License required.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite software applications, including Word and Excel. Some complex database experience is required (Access, Advance, Millenium, Raiser's Edge, etc.).
  • Must be proactive, self-motivated, articulate, personable, well-organized, service-oriented, and able to drive multiple projects concurrently.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are essential.
  • A solid understanding of social media engagement strategies is required.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Must be responsive and service oriented to internal (Faculty, Administrators, Staff, etc.) as well as external constituents (alumni, donors, etc.)
  • Experience in annual giving is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Access and Advance (or comparable donor and information management system) is desirable.
  • An aptitude for and commitment to learning new systems and applications is preferred.

Special Work Schedule Requirements:

Periodic night and weekend work required in addition to domestic travel.

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Advancement/Alumni Relations
Organization: UA - Tufts Annual Giving
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 5, 2018, 10:26:50 AM





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Posted: 6/15/2018
Application Due: 8/11/2018
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