The Donor Relations and Stewardship Coordinator is a vital player in University Advancement who will subscribe to a donor-centric philosophy and help meet and exceed donor gift intentions and expectations to strengthen and build long-term, mutually-beneficial relationships.
- Craft a communication strategy, from acknowledgement letters to impact reports, as well as direct donor segmentation with each donor receiving personal and meaningful communication.
- Identify opportunities for donor engagement and craft tailored experiences and/or incorporate special perks into general events, including extending personal invitations, sending articles of interest, etc.
- Create and manage a system of recognition with protocols, celebrating donors at various levels of giving.
- Collaborate with development staff and key university leaders, as leveraging the Foundation Board of Directors to show appreciation as a highly effective means of cultivation long-term donors.
- Develop a coordinated stewardship schedule outlining outreach, events, recognition, and goals, laying the groundwork for thanking and acknowledging donors in a large-scale, process-oriented way that aligns with and contributes to the divisional scorecard.
- Other duties as assigned.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Master's degree and 1 year related program experience or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related program experience. Successful background check is required.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 52544
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.