Pay Range: $20.93 per hour or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The Prospect Research Strategist is an integral member of the campus fundraising team. This position is responsible for identifying, researching, and analyzing prospects for the University of Idaho. This specialized research and analysis facilitates the pipeline of major gift prospects by the University President, Deans, VP's, Development Officers, and other units involved in development activities. This analysis on prospects contains an assessment of ability and inclination to make a major gift and suggest strategies for cultivating and soliciting the prospect.
4 years research experience in development or related professional arena
Experience with online databases and services, information resources and data management
Experience with prospect identification strategies and research techniques
Experience in project management
Knowledge of development activities, preferably in higher education
Experience conducting analytical research
Knowledge of collecting and tabulating macro-level data
Evidence of initiative and resourcefulness
Demonstrating excellent written and verbal communication skills
Possesses strong interpersonal and customer service skills
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: SP002764P
Posting Date: 04/05/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: To be considered your Letter of Qualification must address each of the required qualifications. Additionally, please provide information in support of your application regarding the preferred qualifications as relevant.
For 1st consideration, please apply by April 21, 2021.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.