Associate Director, Stewardship & Donor Relations
The Associate Director, Stewardship & Donor Relations (Associate Director) is responsible for a donor cultivation and stewardship program for donors to scholarships and professorships and for donors in a singular giving society at William & Mary. The Associate Director’s collaborative stewardship responsibilities will focus on major gift prospects and donors in these areas.
The Associate Director is a member of a three-person team, reporting to and supporting the Director of Stewardship & Donor Relations to oversee acknowledgement, recognition and sustained stewardship processes; the Associate Director also communicates Advancement standards across campus to ensure a consistent donor thank you experience. In addition to implementing a broad strategy for scholarship and professorship gift recognition and for donors in a singular giving society at William & Mary, the Associate Director will also research and recommend new and innovative stewardship programming to promote future giving, and will manage gift acknowledgement and recognition, including letters, press releases, events, plaques, and custom recognition activities and gifts.
This position is seated on our University Marketing & Advancement Communications team in University Advancement which includes events as well as our entire creative (writing and digital and video) team.