Assistant Director of Sustained Giving - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida

United States

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Sustained Giving

Reporting to the Director of the Sustained Giving, the Assistant Director is responsible for increasing overall donor participation and dollars through focused fundraising initiatives with special constituency groups including but not limited to the 50th reunion class, young alumni, parents, and faculty and staff. The Assistant Director will also be responsible for campus based programs that are part of A Day for Saint Leo, the university’s annual spirit/giving day for the university.

Basic Function:

• Develop messaging and design for the reunion giving program to include peer-to-peer, direct mail, phone, and e-mail solicitations.
• Develop messaging and design for an annual faculty and staff giving campaign.
• Create social media messages and strategy to engage young alumni.
• Identify and coordinate volunteers, for peer to peer solicitation efforts as part of bigger campaign programs.
• Develop programs for campus constituencies (faculty, staff, students) that support A Day for Saint Leo.
• Manage reunion class volunteer committee in collaboration with Alumni and Parent Relations staff.
• Identify sustained giving donors who should be assigned to staff solicitors (notable alumni, annual, major, leadership, and planned-giving prospects).
• Provide appropriate performance reports for programs and appeals.
• Represent Sustained Giving at events and on select campus committees.
• Assist in setting goals, establishing timelines and segmentation strategies of the overall Sustained Giving campaign.
• Work with Advancement Services to ensure alumni records are up-to-date.
• Other duties as assigned by the Director.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

• Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
• Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel and work evenings and weekends necessary
• Ability to work and communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with a broad range of internal and external constituents.
• Knowledge of fundraising principles and at least 1 year of related experience preferred.
• 2-4 years of professional work experience.
• Technical aptitude, attention to detail and computer proficiency

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Excellent interpersonal, organizational, analytical and planning skills.
• Excellent organization and communication skills, creativity and multi-tasking ability.
• Able to work independently and as a supportive team member.
Master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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