Associate Director for Data Analytics and Reporting, Annual Giving
Position Number: 00102973
Primary Function of Organization Unit: The mission of University Development within the Division of University Advancement at NC State is to raise philanthropic support for university goals and priorities that benefit our students, faculty, this campus and ultimately, the state of North Carolina. The department includes the offices of Annual Giving, Central Major Gifts, Corporate and Foundation Relations and Gift Planning.
Essential Job Duties: The Associate Director for Data Analytics and Reporting in the Office of Annual Giving reports to the Executive Director of Annual Giving and supports all fund raising efforts managed by the department. This position will serve as a part of the University Development's team and will work to support and collaborate with all areas of University Advancement in conjunction with the Think & Do the Extraordinary Campaign. This Associate Director for Data Analytics and Reporting is responsible for leading strategy and new initiatives, particularly those related to phone and digital channels; establishing and fulfilling annual goals; and managing the assessment and execution of various strategies, mailings, segmentation and campaigns for all broad based marketing channels.
Minimum Education/Experience: Post-baccalaureate credentials or Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and at least three or more years of professional-level experience in fundraising, annual giving and database management or a closely field (such as sales, marketing or financial services) are required.
Department Required Skills: * Ability to work in a fast-paced, complex, team-oriented environment * Ability to articulate the case for support and university vision, mission and goals with sufficient effectiveness to meet programmatic goals each year * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Strong problem solving, research and analytical skills * Ability to work independently, to be creative and exercise initiative * Strong relationship-building skills, able to interface with students, peers, faculty and administrators * Strong computer skills, particularly in Microsoft Office environment. * Superb organizational skills; ability to perform multiple projects simultaneously with attention to detail and deadlines * Experience with database management (preferably Advance) * Unquestioned integrity in dealing with confidential information * A high energy level and strong drive to be successful * Open and accessible interpersonal style; good listener * Optimistic, persistent and positive attitude * Ability to participate in limited travel, evening and weekend activities
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: * Proven experience (typically five or more years of professional experience and program management) in fundraising, student affairs, marketing, advertising, public relations, communications or a related field. * Experience working with phone solicitations * Knowledge of PCI Compliance standards * Knowledge of principles, practices and ethics of fundraising * Prior experience in a comprehensive capital campaign¬ * Personal belief in mission, goals and objectives of private higher education and philanthropy * An understanding of the land¬ grant, research Tier One university environment * Familiarity with NC State University and the Triangle
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: Valid Driver's License required.
AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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