The Advancement Division engages alumni, friends, parents, students, community leaders, businesses, corporations and foundations to seek their philanthropic support of the university and its priorities. The Advancement Division builds relationships with each of these constituencies, provides ongoing stewardship of these relationships as well as prudent fiscal management of the contributions placed in its care.
The Braves Club Coordinator works closely with Athletics and Advancement staff in the stewardship and growth of UNCP Athletics’ booster club – The Braves Club.
The Braves Club Coordinator responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
-Identify, cultivate, solicit and steward Braves Club donors in conjunction with the Assistant Director of Athletic Development.
-Provide oversight of the Braves Club Board of Directors
-Manage and execute benefit level fulfillment and distribution for all current Braves Club members
-Manage athletic season ticket outreach and solicitation for football and basketball programs. This includes ticket sales, preparation of sales forms, database entry, seating assignments and parking as it relates to Braves Club Priority.
-Assist in the planning, staffing, and implementation of special/hospitality events around major university and athletics events (includes Cash Bash).
-Assist athletic programs with alumni engagement to further grassroots giving efforts.
-Assist in development of member retention strategy
-Develop marketing strategies and marketing collateral to effectively engage others in Braves Club mission.
-Work in conjunction with Advancement services to ensure accurate reporting to Braves Club Board of Directors as well as Advancement and Athletics leadership
-Other duties as specified by Assistant Director of Athletic Development
The Braves Club Coordinator position requires a Bachelor’s degree and related experience in an area such as alumni relations, development, fundraising, prospect research, business development, or communications.
Individual must have the ability to work effectively in the environment of an academically demanding institution and abide by all NCAA Division II and institutional policies.
Occasional weekend and evening work required as it relates to Braves Club functions centered around athletic events.
This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable).
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.
New employees are paid only by direct deposit to the financial institution of their choice. Candidates claiming Veterans Preference must attach a copy of their DD-214 as a part of the online application process.
UNC Pembroke is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibits discrimination against all individuals based on their age, race, color, genetic information, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and national origin. UNC Pembroke is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and seeks priority referrals of protected veterans for our openings.
About The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Initially founded as a school to serve Native Americans in 1887, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke has since grown to become an institution of over 6,200 students of all races and nationalities.
UNCP is an NCAA Division II institution located in southeastern North Carolina and sponsors 16 NCAA teams. UNCP competes in the Peach Belt Conference in 14 sports and as an independent in football and wrestling.
More information on the institution can be found at www.uncp.edu, and our athletic website can be found at www.uncpbraves.com.