Director of Development - Washington State University in State of Washington

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Washington State University

State of, Washington


United States
(78580)

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Detailed Job Description

This recruitment will be used to fill two positions in Pullman, WA and one position in Spokane, WA.

The Director of Development positions are key members of the Cougar Athletic Fund staff, sharing significant responsibilities for the CAF’s major gifts fundraising efforts. These positions assists in the advancement of the CAF’s annual giving development efforts, while also identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding a portfolio of approximately 150 major gifts (defined as $25,000 and above).

Required Qualifications

Positions require a Bachelor’s degree and four (4) years of progressively responsible relevant experience, which includes eighteen (18) months of full-time fundraising experience which includes demonstrated success of face-to-face solicitation of gifts of $1000 or more, mass market fundraising, event planning and management, donor stewardship, fund tracking and acknowledgements to donors OR comparable experience and one (1) year of managerial experience. Comparable experience totaling four (4) years of progressively responsible full time experience in sales, marketing, public relations or advancement experience which has involved direct face-to-face contact with clients, customers, prospective customers and members of the public may be substituted for the experience requirements. A Master’s degree in a related field may be substituted for up to one (1) year of the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications

• Fund-raising experience in a major university/higher education environment.
• Demonstrated knowledge and experience working with Pacific Northwest and/or Pac-12 Conference alumni and fans.
• Demonstrated experience communicating effectively with high profile donors, university alumni and fans in group settings or one-on-one.
• Work experience that demonstrates strong interpersonal skills.
• Five years of work experience at a Division I athletic program or a combination of experience and participation as a student-athlete at a Division I athletic program
• Fund-raising, marketing or related work experience within a Division I athletic program.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Additional Information

Competitive benefits available hrs.wsu.edu/benefits



WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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