1. Drafts a variety of written materials, including detailed individual prospect briefings and gift indentures, proposals in support of specific University initiatives and internal and external correspondence that conforms to the style and voice of the sender. 2. Coordinates research on individual donors and the history and status of gift commitments as needed by gift officers and other University officials. Ensures the accuracy of gift acknowledgments and all information communicated to donors and prospects. 3. Prepares reports on prospect pools summarizing giving, status, affiliation and other data points, as needed. 4. Assists in the coordination of special events, including dedications, donor recognition events and celebration of special initiatives to ensure timely and successful completion of the proceedings. 5. Designs and produces ad hoc reports based on data extracted from primary databases to support fund raising programs. 6. Oversees stewardship functions to ensure that donors receive ongoing communication regarding the benefits of their gifts to Yale. 7. Supports fundraising directors and gift officers in a range of additional activities related to the University's development effort, as needed. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 5: Advanced knowledge of MS Word, Excel, database software and reporting, and the ability to conduct data analysis. Knowledge of PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat. Demonstrated ability to perform online research and review public information sources.
Posting Position Title: Development Coordinator 1
Required Skill/ability 3: Appreciation and respect for principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Ability to engage with diverse audiences (age, gender, nationality, race/ethnicity, profession, sexual orientation, etc.).
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Program Coordinator, International/Jackson Inst.
Required Skill/ability 1: Exceptional communication skills with special emphasis on writing ability and editing. Professionalism, maturity, and an ability to maintain strict confidentiality and to interact with top level donors and Yale administrators.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strong organizational skills. Ability to prioritize work, multi-task, especially on projects, prospects, and proposals in different parts of the world, and meet deadlines in a team-centered, time-constrained environment. Ability to initiate and see tasks through with minimal supervision.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated research abilities with strong attention to detail.
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level and a high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate degree; or little or no work experience and a Bachelor degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 64984BR
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