The University of Evansville seeks an energetic, sports oriented fundraising professional with a demonstrated successful track record of accomplishment in higher education or related profession. Must possess outstanding interpersonal skills and an ability to build relationships among a wide variety of constituents. The successful candidate will have a minimum BS degree from an accredited University, along with 2-3 years of successful experience in higher education, preferably athletics or development, or experience in a similar position with transferable skills and competencies. This is a frontline fundraising position responsible for securing gifts in the $5,000 + per year range from alumni and friends of the University. This position is people-intensive and requires fostering positive working relationships with the entire development and athletic department teams, the University community, as well as all constituencies. The position will report to the Senior Director of Major Gifts and Campaigns and work closely with the Director of Athletics.
Bachelor's degree, 2-3 years of successful experience in higher education
The University of Evansville, a member of the Missouri Valley Conference, is home of 17 intercollegiate sports. The University of Evansville is committed to growing and empowering a diverse and inclusive community. We seek to attract talented faculty and staff who are inspired to be changemakers at our institution and in our surrounding community, of which we are an integral part. UE offers a wide variety of benefits to full-time employees, including generous paid time off, tuition remission benefits for employees and dependent family members, an on-site medical clinic, and a comprehensive list of insurance plans and retirement benefits.. The University of Evansville seeks a candidate whose experience will contribute to the University's commitment to diversity and inclusiveness.