Coordinator, Radio Station WGLT
Request/Posting Number 0711632
Classification Title Coordinator, Radio Station WGLT
Working Title Director, Individual Giving, WGLT
Job Class # 301620
Type of Position Administrative Professional
Percent Appointment: 1-100 (For Student Employment and Graduate Assistant Only; state hours per week) 100% (12 month continuous position)
Department Radio Station WGLT - 08850000
Job Category Staff
General Summary Is responsible for all donor outreach and services, including on-air, digital, direct mail and stewardship for annual fund, planned giving and major gifts. This will include cultivating and enhancing relationships with current and prospective donors by implementing strategies to identify, engage, cultivate, solicit, and recognize giving.
Required Qualifications 1.Bachelor's degree in communications related
2.5 years professional experience in non-profit fund raising.
3.Valid driver's license
4.Ability to balance creative thinking and planning with attention to detail.
5.Strong organizational and communication skills.
6.Knowledge of basic computer software.
7.Demonstrated ability to work independently, with a history indicating initiative and creativity.
8.Demonstrated leadership and supervisory capabilities within a team setting and within a large, diverse group of people.
9.If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory criminal background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.
Desired Qualifications: 1. Familiarity with public media fund raising techniques and CRM/donor legacy software.
2. 10 years of professional experience in non-profit fund raising.
Necessary Licenses/Certifications/Degrees 1.Bachelor's degree in communications or related field.
2.5 years professional experience in non-profit fund raising. .
3.Valid driver's license
Hiring Rate/Range Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Work Hours Generally Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm with occasional weekend and evening hours as business needs dictate
Proposed Starting Date: April 2019
Posting date 02-12-2019
Closing date Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants Initial application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
All application materials must be submitted online. Application materials submitted via fax, email, or mail will not be accepted.
Please prepare in advance separate documents representing a cover letter, reference list (at least three professional references and contact information), and resume/C.V. to attach to this application.
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or other state or federal law you may request an accommodation by contacting the Office of Equal Opportunity, and Access at 309-438-3383.
If you are having difficulty accessing the system, please call Human Resources at (309) 438-8311.
Contact Information Donna Long
Departmental Homepage WGLT.org
Required Applicant Documents PLEASE NOTE: These documents are required to be submitted online in order to complete the application process. Please have these documents ready prior to clicking on "Apply For This Posting". Resume/C.V.
Optional Applicant Documents Certification of Retirement Annuity (required for SURS annuitants only)
Civil Service Test Not Applicable
Physical Requirements: Must be able to complete the following with or without a reasonable accommodation:
1. Ability to effectively communicate on a daily basis, both oral and written.
2. Ability to use a computer in day-to-day work (i.e. type on a keyboard and use a mouse).
3. Ability to maintain a high level of concentration.
4. Ability to conduct or attend meetings in various locations on and off campus.
5. Ability to occasionally lift heavy objects.
6. Ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time.