1. Measures success of developmental events and programs; recommends changes. 2. Contributes in planning and implementing cultivation and solicitation activities. 3. Researches and identifies potential new donors. 4. Contributes in development of financial solicitation programs, meets activity and revenue goals. 5. Analyzes grant-making organizations to identify likely funding sources for specific projects and programs. 6. Compiles, writes, and edits grant applications; federal, state, foundation, corporate. 7. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Work experience in a dedicated Reunion Giving program, staff supervisory experience, and technological expertise with the Blackbaud CRM system are preferred. Global orientation; experience working across countries and regions, and fluency in more than one language.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Work experience in a dedicated Reunion Giving program, staff supervisory experience, and technological expertise with the Blackbaud CRM system are preferred. Global orientation; experience working across countries and regions, and fluency in more than one language.
Required Skill/ability 5: Familiarity with, and commitment to, the mission of a large research university.
Posting Position Title: Development Officer 1
Required Skill/ability 3: Superb organizational, interpersonal, technical, written and oral communication skills, and the ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment successfully and with a sense of humor and collaborative working style.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Deputy Director for Reunion Giving
Required Skill/ability 1: Effectiveness in management of volunteers and a history of successful work with high-level volunteer leadership.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to use current desktop technologies, including Microsoft Office products, learn the University's sophisticated alumni database systems and adapt to/use future technologies.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven success in cultivating, soliciting and closing gifts at all levels. A high level of determination to set and exceed fundraising goals, and strong knowledge of gift-planning practices.
Bachelor's Degree required. Four years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 59567BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.