Director of Development - Lipscomb University Athletics
Lipscomb University Athletics
August 27, 2018
Commensurate with experience
Full-time - Experienced
Operations, Operations - Development
4 Year Degree
Identify, engage, and successfully solicit individuals and corporations for the purposes of securing an increasing amount of major and annual gifts for Lipscomb University Athletics; plan and implement ongoing major gift activities in order to increase the number and size of private gifts; recruit and lead volunteers who support the development program; support donor relations with gift acknowledgment, stewardship, pledge fulfillment, and gift renewal for contributors; coordinate activities of gift societies where appropriate; plan and manage special events when appropriate.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Database management experience is preferred.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Strong organizational and execution skills
Ability to work as a member of a team
Self starter and can work independently as well.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Deep commitment to confidentiality and operates with the highest level of integrity
Values relationship and is committed to the mission of Lipscomb University
About Lipscomb University Athletics
Lipscomb University is a private coeducational institution whose principal focus is undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences, combined with a number of pre-professional fields and master’s degree programs. Its primary mission is to integrate Christian faith and practice with academic excellence. The mission is carried out not only in the classroom but also by involvement in numerous services to the church and the larger community.