Major Gifts Officer - Principal Gifts Officer (Central Advancement) - 498276 - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Identify, cultivate, solicit and steward major gifts prospects for The University of Alabama. This position will work with individuals, corporations, and foundations in building relationships in support of academic and institutional priorities.

Additional Department Summary:

The Principal Gifts Officer will be responsible for identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major gifts to support a new initiative for Scholarship Funding. This position will work primarily with individuals and corporations in building relationships in support of the scholarship initiative. This position requires the ability to work well with volunteers and other Advancement staff.

Required Minimum Qualifications

A minimum of a bachelor's degree and at least three (3) years of professional experience in development, fund-raising, sales, public relations, or related field. Frequent travel required.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Extensive travel required, with the majority vehicle travel within the southeastern US. Valid U.S. driver's license required. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable motor vehicle report as determined by the insurance carrier. Skills and Knowledge:Good public relations, oral and written communications, excellent organizational skills, and excellent interpersonal skills required. Ability to use personal computer for word processing and standard software packages required. Preferred Qualifications:A minimum of 3 years of experience as a major gifts officer highly preferred. 59 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 42993.60 Midpoint - $ 62337.60

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • VP Advancement
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Development and Fund Raising
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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