Assistant Director, Annual Giving (Multiple Positions)
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|Title||Assistant Director, Annual Giving (Multiple Positions)|
|Department||Development Office (9903)|
The Assistant Director of Annual Giving plans and coordinates direct marketing campaigns to generate philanthropic support from alumni, parents, and friends for the University of Arizona. This includes coordination of centralized University appeals and consulting with various institution stakeholders on decentralized appeals. This position also coordinates activities of vendors for design, printing, and mailing services. This position requires a high degree of professionalism, discretion, initiative and organization; accuracy and attention to detail; and an ability to set priorities and handle multiple projects with limited supervision.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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|Duties & Responsibilities||
*Participate in strategic planning process for comprehensive annual giving program and align direct mail and online appeals strategies with department plan.
|Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities||
*Knowledge of higher education fund-raising best practices and annual giving programs.
*Bachelors degree required AND two years’ experience coordinating programs AND, one year experience coordinating direct mail programs.
*Higher education and/or non-profit development experience.
|Full Time/Part Time||Full Time|
|Number of Hours Worked per Week||40|
|Job Category||Administrative and Professional|
|Benefits Eligible||Yes - Full Benefits|
|Posted Rate of Pay||DOE|
|Type of criminal background check required:||Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to job duties)|
Posting Detail Information
|Number of Vacancies||Multiple|
|Desired Start Date||04/03/2017|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Limited to Current UA Employees||No|
|Contact Information for Candidates||
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Review Begins On||03/27/2017|
|Special Instructions to Applicant|
|Quick Link for Internal Postings||http://uacareers.com/postings/17058|
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Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
Where did you first learn about this position?
- Arizona Daily Star
- Arizona Republic
- Chronicle of Higher Education
- Department of Economic Security (DES)
- Diverse Issues in Higher Education
- Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
- Local Job Banks
- Pima County One-Stop
- Professional Conference
- Professional journal/publication
- Referred by UA Employee
- Invited by Dept to Apply
- UA Website
Do you have a bachelors degree AND two years' experience coordinating programs AND, one year experience coordinating direct mail programs?
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter