Director Development, Medicine and Science

Randwick, Australia
20 Apr 2018
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Contract Type
Full Time

UNSW - a global leader in discovery, innovation, impact, education and thought leadership.  Aspiring to be ‘Australia’s Global University’

Established in 1949 with a unique focus on the scientific, technological and professional disciplines, UNSW is a leading Australian university committed to making a difference through pioneering research and preparing the next generation of talented global citizens for career success.

Under the UNSW 2025 Strategy, the University aims to propel itself into the world’s top 50 by 2025. UNSW aspires to be Australia’s Global University, improving and transforming lives through excellence in research and education and a commitment to advancing a just society. With implementation of its bold strategy underway, UNSW is focusing on developing new sustainable income sources to help fund its strategic priorities.

Philanthropic funding has therefore never been more crucial to UNSW. Beginning with the appointment of a new Vice-President, Philanthropy in February 2016, the University is now committed to building a world-class development and engagement team that will help advance UNSW’s ambitious goals. To do this, the University is seeking a Director Development, Medicine and Science with a significant track record in major gift solicitation to join a high-performing and collaborative team of talented fundraising professionals. 

Your demonstrable track record in raising significant gifts from a variety of philanthropic sources will have been gained in a complex organisational environment, while your team leadership style will motivate and drive success. Your relationship building skills will be exemplary with the ability to persuade, influence and engage a variety of international and external stakeholders at all levels. 

For further information on this significant role please contact Deann Stevens, Business Support Administrator, Australia Office, Richmond Associates on +61 2 8218 2185 or at

Further information can be downloaded at

Closing date for applications is FRIDAY 18 MAY.

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