Northern Arizona University seeks a dynamic assistant director of development to cultivate and close major gifts ($25,000 or more) from alumni and friends of Northern Arizona University. The assistant director of development plans and directs comprehensive strategies for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of gift prospects in support of student success initiatives, programs, and scholarships across campus. The Assistant Director of Development for Student Success will work closely with the offices of the Provost and Enrollment Management and Student Affairs (EMSA) to develop fundraising priorities related to Student Success, and to implement strategies for reaching identified goals within these priorities. The ideal candidate will have development experience, self-confidence and a strong interest in developing gifts for student success programs and scholarships. Position may be based in Phoenix or Flagstaff, Arizona.
Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Application Deadline: March 28, 2017 at 11:59 P.M.
Please see nau.jobs for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online! NAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree. 2-3 years of experience in professional fundraising, sales, or related experience. Ability and willingness to travel both over the road and by plane; valid driver's license. Experience developing a client and/or prospect list.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.