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Major Gifts Officer for Athletics

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Work type: Full Time
Location: Providence, RI
Categories: Staff/Administration, Calendar Year (12-Month), Resource Development

 

Summary

Works collaboratively with volunteers, administrators and staff to implement cultivation and solicitation strategies for various prospects to secure gifts that will reduce the financial barriers for students and provide the best resources possible for JWU’s athletic programs

 

Essential Job Functions

  • Identifies, cultivates, solicits, stewards and manages relationships of prospective donors
  • Participates in the development and implementation of strategic and operational planning for athletics fundraising efforts
  • Maintains relationships with university representatives and works collaboratively to develop athletics funding priorities in step with the university's strategic plan
  • Engages university representatives in fundraising activities in order to maximize potential philanthropy to the university
  • Attends athletic events as appropriate
  • Maintains knowledge of current best practices in the field of athletics fundraising and advances understanding through professional development
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

 Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Moderate amount of experience working in fundraising, athletics fundraising, major gifts or in other related work

  

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in communications, business or a related field of study
  • Experience working in higher education
  • Experience working with Blackbaud Raiser's Edge

 

Johnson & Wales University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law.


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