The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Office of Corporate and Foundation Engagement seeks a motivated individual to serve as the Advancement Assistant III. This position reports to the Senior Director of Advancement and will support the current team of 3 in items which include travel coordination, calendar scheduling and oversight, travel planning and reimbursement, processing of awards, budget and accounting assistance, recognition and stewardship efforts, management of annual report and other external materials, database management and staff meeting coordination. The Advancement Assistant III will help prepare for site visits including companies and foundation representatives as well as other UT offices and external partners
At the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, the UT Foundation provides engagement opportunities for alumni through networking and community events, and works hand-in-hand with the campus on their priorities to improve undergraduate and graduate education for more than 30,500 students and support for faculty and staff with over 900 programs of study.
The UT Knoxville Advancement team aspires to be a key driver in UT's vision to be a top public research university, produce at the level of a top SEC fundraising program, and create a culture across campus that appreciates philanthropy and volunteerism.
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