Washington State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is accepting applications for the position of Director of Annual Giving (Development Coordinator). The Director of Annual Giving is a key member of the WSU Cougar Athletic Fund staff, sharing responsibilities for the advancement of the CAF’s development goals for the annual scholarship fund.
Applications are accepted through Feb 23, 2020.
Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of experience, which includes six (6) months of full-time experience in marketing, gift solicitation or public contact work with evidence of ability to work collaboratively, communicate effectively orally and in writing and organize and execute assignments. A Master’s degree in a relevant field may be substituted for up to one (1) year of the required experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis. The six (6) months of full-time experience may include marketing, gift solicitation, sponsorship sales or public contact work with evidence of ability to work collaboratively, communicate effectively orally and in writing and organize and execute assignments. Must be able and willing to travel, including overnight. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends. Must have, or able to obtain, a valid driver’s license by time of hire.
Preferred Qualifications: Advanced Degree in related field. Fund-raising experience in the University/Higher Education environment. Fund-raising, sponsorship sales, marketing, ticketing or related work experience within intercollegiate athletics. Work experience that demonstrates excellent written communication skills. Work experience that demonstrates strong interpersonal skills. Work experience that demonstrates strong computer capabilities and familiarity with spreadsheets and database systems (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, alumni/donor applications, E-mail). Work experience that demonstrates the ability to work autonomously and to establish priorities and follow-up in a timely manner.
Internal Number: 40895
About Washington State University Athletics
Washington State University conducts transformational research and provides world-class education to more than 26,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Founded in 1890 in Pullman, it is Washington’s original land-grant university, with a mission of improving quality of life. It is located in the Palouse region of Southeastern Washington, eight miles from the University of Idaho in Moscow, ID and 80 miles south of Spokane, WA.