Senior Leadership Gift Officer

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
16 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Apr 2017
Ref
8734/O1517
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tracking Code 8734/O1517

Job Description

Reporting to the School of Medicine's Assistant Dean for Development, the Senior Leadership Gift Officer will identify/discover, cultivate, and solicit prospects for six-figure gifts for the School of Medicine. Interacting across the School with Faculty, deans, chairs, and alumni relations and development colleagues, and with development colleagues in the central development and alumni relations office, this position requires strong front line fundraising experience, a deep understanding of fundraising principles and practices, a familiarity with medical research, and strong communication skills, organizational skills, self-motivation, collegiality, and professionalism. The incumbent should be comfortable working independently to develop a prospect portfolio. Significant national travel is required.

Required Skills

5-8 years of experience and Bachelor's degree required.

This position requires strong front line fundraising experience, a deep understanding of fundraising principles and practices, a familiarity with medical research, and strong communication skills, organizational skills, self-motivation, collegiality, and professionalism. The incumbent should be comfortable working independently to develop a prospect portfolio. Significant national travel is required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular