Prospect Research Analyst

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Position TitleProspect Research AnalystAdvertised TitleProspect Research AnalystLocationTroy, NY CampusSearch NumberS19-00981Full Time/Part TimeFull TimePortfolioDivision of Institute AdvancementBusiness UnitAdvancement Strategies, Services & InfrastructureJob Summary

The Prospect Research Analyst creates concise, accurate, and timely research documents by finding and interpreting biographical data, wealth indicators, news, and philanthropic history relative to Rensselaer’s current and prospective donors in support of Rensselaer’s fund raising program. http://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/8286

Minimum Qualifications

Required:
•Bachelor’s degree
•Two (2) years in a business, higher education, or marketing environment with practical experience in database segmentation and marketing, analysis, forecasting, and modeling.
•Experience working with a relational database such as Advance C/S, Wealth Engine, Lexis/Nexis, or other similar application.

Preferred Qualifications

•Experience in higher education development setting

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Demonstrated ability to prepare concise, accurate, and well-written documents based on self-generated research and analysis.
• Demonstrated understanding of the fund-raising process and moves management
• Ability to successfully collaborate with senior management and advancement officers
• Demonstrated ability to develop, synthesize and organize material from multiple sources and articulate findings clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing
• Strong organizational skills
• Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
• Ability to handle several projects simultaneously
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Demonstrated ability to work as a team member
• Independent, self-starter with strong customer service skills

• Working knowledge of computer-based database processes for managing, tracking and reporting data
• Ability to work with a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

none

Job Posted DateIn order to receive full consideration you must apply byJob Close DateNew/Replacement PositionReplacementOther Position RequirementsAdditional Information

The Prospect Research Analyst in Development Research provides prospect research, strategy, and support to Major and Principal Gift Officers, and other Division of Institute Advancement leaders. The incumbent creates concise, accurate, and timely research documents by finding and interpreting biographical data, wealth indicators, news, and philanthropic history relative to Rensselaer’s current and prospective donors in support of Rensselaer’s fund raising program. The position requires the ability to collaborate on projects, as well excellent organizational and communication skills. approach to research and excellent organizational and communication skills.

Instructions for ApplyingQuicklinkhttp://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/8286Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
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    Posted: 8/5/2019
    Application Due: 11/3/2019
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