Xavier University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, seeks applications for the All for One Fund Director. This position is a full time salaried exempt position that will report to the Associate Athletic Director, Development. Position will oversee all annual aspects of athletic development initiatives that support the goals and objectives for growth of the All for One Fund.
Xavier is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment. The Athletic Department welcomes a broad spectrum of candidates and particularly invites applications from diverse groups (e.g. gender, ethnicity/race, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession). Xavier University is an equal opportunity employer.
Responsibilities: •Fundraise for the 19 intercollegiate athletic teams at Xavier University. Some aspects of event management are also included as well as marketing and growing the AFO program. •Create and oversee an annual fundraising, communication and event plans for Xavier University’s varsity sports. Manage the day to day activities of the AFO and supervises and collaborates with the Development Coordinator. Plan and execute all solicitation mailings, benefit fulfillment and stewardship plans for the All for One Fund. •Assist with event planning for AFO related events for donors and prospects. This includes but not limited to fundraising events and AFO benefit events such as: Chalk Talks, the AFO Golf Outing, and donor dinners, etc. •Manage a donor portfolio of 75-100 donors with the primary focus on donors at the $25,000 level and below. Utilize the university’s fundraising software to identify new major gift prospects and high level annual fund prospects. Make personal visits and calls with the goal of building support for Xavier Athletics on an annual and major gift basis. Focus on developing relationships, engaging, stewarding and moving prospects through the development continuum. Coordinate activities with University Relations and utilize prospect management and tracking systems.
To ensure consideration, interested/qualified applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information of three professional references on Xavier University’s website. Position will remain open until January 20, 2022.
Xavier University requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination upon on-boarding. Vaccine exemptions may be granted for medical or religious reasons.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution, plus at least 3 year of fundraising experience.
Must have a valid driver’s license and meet the requirements for insurability under Xavier’s policy.
The employee will have knowledge of and a commitment to compliance with NCAA rules and regulations.
Must have the ability to interact and represent Xavier well with a diverse constituency of students, faculty, alumni and media.
Founded in 1831, Xavier University is a Jesuit Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Its three colleges offer more than 90 undergraduate majors, 55 minors and 19 graduate programs to 7,000 total students. The University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the nation and one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities nationwide.