Director of Development, Athletics Annual Giving

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Director of Development, Athletics Annual Giving
Towson University invites applications for the position of Director of Development, Athletics Annual Giving to report to the Assistant Director of Athletics for Development. This position will work daily with the Tiger Athletic Fund, a comprehensive fundraising organization that provides resources to support Athletics programs at Towson University.
Responsibilities: Oversee the strategic communication plan of the Tiger Athletic Fund, including mapping out the calendar of communications, solicitation appeals, stewardship events, etc.; responsible for the process of requesting data, writing appeals, and managing mailings/emails in alignment with Tiger Athletic Fund and University standards; manage a portfolio of approximately 75 prospects based on both giving tendencies and wealth information; manage the Tiger Athletic Fund intern program; meet with the Director of the Annual Campaign in University Development regularly to review communications schedule and work on joint projects; in accordance with University Development, schedule phone-a-thons and thank-a-thons targeted toward Tiger Athletic Fund and other duties as assigned. This position requires working scheduled games and events on nights and weekends as required by the Tiger Athletic Fund.
Requirements: Bachelor''s degree and one year of professional work experience with fundraising, including graduate and full-time internships. Two years of fundraising experience with one year focused on annual campaign initiatives is preferred. The selected candidate must have demonstrated successful experience and effectiveness in writing and planning activities related to managing an annual campaign; an ability to learn new programs quickly; respect for sensitive and confidential information; commitment to service; willingness to travel; ability to establish priorities and meet agreed upon deadlines; work enthusiastically and with a sense of urgency; and must be detail-oriented and able to make critical decisions. A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.
Salary: Competitive, with full University benefits that include excellent health, life insurance, and retirement plans; tuition remission; and annual leave, holidays, personal and sick days. _The position is contingent on funds being available at time of hire._
To Apply: Fully complete the online application and upload one document containing a cover letter and resume. _This position is open until filled._
Office of Human Resources
8000 York Road
Towson, Maryland

Towson University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity.
Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Towson University is a smoke-free campus .
Posted: July 1, 2014
Location: Towson, Maryland
Salary: Open
Type: Full-time - Experienced
Categories: Operations, Operations - Development

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