Posting Number 2018-5224 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 2018-10-25 Union N/A School/Division University Development and Alumni Relations (WS1006) Department Name : Annual Giving FT/PT Full-Time
The Assistant Director, Student Philanthropy will be responsible for overseeing and managing the day-to-day aspects of our annual giving student campaigns at the Washington Square campus. The candidate will also be responsible for identifying and cultivating new philanthropic opportunities within the student community at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
3 - 5 years' experience in student affairs, student engagement, senior class participation, volunteer management, annual giving, higher education
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of current trends for student engagement and student philanthropy. Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-building skills. Must be extremely organized with the ability to effectively and efficiently time manage competing priorities in a demanding, fast paced environment. Must possess event planning experience. Ability to lead volunteers toward an ambitious goal. Ability to interact with a diverse population, including students and/or student volunteers, alumni, and university leadership. Familiarity with MS Office, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. Experience managing and leading volunteers toward a shared cause or mission. Evening and some weekend work required.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Familiarity with fundraising software such as Advance, project management software, and managing creative projects.
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