Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 58 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Major Gifts Officer for the Fulton School of Liberal Arts.
Primary Job Duties: Cultivate donors and solicit private donations to support the mission of Salisbury University, specifically fundraising efforts and activities for the Fulton School of Liberal Arts. Position would be expected to conduct 200+ face to face visits per year, travel 50-60% of a typical work week and work closely with existing advisory councils and volunteer groups as directed by the Director of Development or the AVP for Development and Alumni Relations and the Dean of the Fulton School of Liberal Arts. Position also provides feedback and information about donors though an advanced metrics system to track contact reports, visits and other advancement services related items
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of related experience.
Ability to make unqualified calls, travel and weekend work may be required. Must be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, problem solving, follow through, time management, and oral & written communication skills; Must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure, independently, and in a team-oriented environment; Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite is required.
This is a full-time, exempt, State position with a full benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.
To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter and resume. All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted.
Applications received by January 30, 2018 will receive full consideration; the position is open until filled.
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