Medical and Health Sciences Foundation - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (18000744)
The Medical and Health Sciences Foundation (MHSF) at the University of Pittsburgh is currently seeking a qualified Senior Development Associate. MHSF was officially created as the fundraising entity responsible for the joint philanthropic ventures of UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences. The MHSF acts as the central resource for alumni, patients, and friends to contribute to any endeavor-academic, clinical, or research at either or both UPMC and Pitt. This position will: - Offer high-level project support to the Director of the Medical Alumni Association and the Executive Director of Medical Development and Alumni Relations - Carry a portfolio of prospects and will provide evidence of developed and implemented fundraising strategies for identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of selected gifts - Be responsible for establishing impactful relationships with current and prospective donors - Complete a series of fundraising projects as assigned
At least two years direct fundraising/development or related experience preferred with a specific track record in alumni gift solicitation and/or event planning.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Development.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $30,732.00 - $49,296.00
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: 18000744
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.