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The Purdue Research Foundation has an opening for an Assistant Director of Development and Major Gift Operations for Intercollegiate Athletics. This position will be responsible to develop and execute a plan to bring donors to the unit and the University through active use of the development process of leadership level and major gifts; secure gifts aimed at meeting the strategic goals of the unit and the University, with an expectation of 60 donor visits and raising a minimum of $250,000 in gifts annually; identify and establish personal contact with current and prospective donors whose interest and financial capacity have the greatest likelihood of meeting the unit and University fundraising goals; and support the Intercollegiate Athletics Development team in the areas of major gift stewardship, alumni relations, and communications.
Requirements for this position include a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of three years experience in fund development. Additional requirements include experience in a non-profit organization; excellent communication and relationship building skills; and the ability to travel and perform evening and weekend duties.
This position is located on the Purdue University campus in West Lafayette, IN.
A criminal conviction check and negative controlled substance test are required for employment in this position. Purdue Research Foundation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
The Purdue Research Foundation is unable to sponsor an employment related visa for this position.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with education and experience.