The Associate Director for Annual Giving supports the mission of Loyola Law School by working to develop and implement direct marketing and fundraising strategies that sustain and grow the philanthropic base of support for the school, understanding the continued and critical importance of growing alumni participation. The position oversees direct marketing and solicitations deployed through direct mail, email, phone, websites, social media, e-philanthropy, peer-to-peer, volunteer tools, and other mass communications tools as needed, with the expressed goal of prompting and facilitating charitable giving, as well as increasing awareness and engagement among Loyola Law School's various stakeholder constituencies.
Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Minimum 3 years nonprofit fundraising and/or direct marketing experience, in progressively responsible positions, preferably in a higher education setting.
Experience using large data sets to inform marketing and fundraising strategy.
Experience working with both students and volunteers.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral).
Exemplary project management and organization skills.
Demonstrated computer competency. Familiarity with current industry-standard design and production software, including Adobe Creative Suite or other publishing systems, email marketing tools, website content management systems.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.