Director Corporate and Foundation Relations, Dietrich School
Division of Philanthropic and Alumni Engagement-RC - United States-Pennsylvania - (19002261)
This senior development position will directly oversee corporate and foundation fund-raising activities for the Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences, with a concentration on supporting the priority initiatives as defined by the Dean.
Principal responsibilities will include visiting with foundations, corporations, corporate foundations, and corporate alumni; working collaboratively with the Dean, the Dietrich School Development staff, administrators, senior faculty, and other faculty and staff to facilitate the submission of proposals to local, national, and international corporations and foundations. The Director will also manage the activities of the Corporate Relations Associate, Dietrich School.
The position will report to the Vice Chancellor for Corporate and Foundation Relations.
Bachelor's degree required; master's degree preferred; Five to seven years of development experience is preferred; some corporate experience may be helpful.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Development.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $53,664.00 - $88,608.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19002261
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