University Development and Alumni Engagement (UDAE) at the University of North Florida invites applications for the position of Director of Annual Giving. The qualified candidate must be an effective and proven leader, planner, manager, and team-builder. The Director of Annual Giving will report to the Assistant Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving and collaborates with Alumni Engagement team, Advancement Operations team, Central Development, constituent Development Officers, and other University of North Florida departments on overall strategy, initiatives and events. The Director of Annual Giving works closely with Assistant Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving to implement a comprehensive strategic plan to increase alumni giving, parent giving and friend/community giving through the solicitation of annual funds while setting participation goals.
The Director Annual Giving, under the direction of an Assistant Vice President or above, provides leadership and guidance for a university department and is responsible for the overall direction of the Annual Giving department, including fiscal/budget management. The qualified candidate will plan and execute a systematic fundraising program to provide financial support for the university's annual giving program, design and implement departmental strategies and objectives to ensure departmental goals are met, and develop and/or supervise the implementation of programs, policies & procedures and technology initiatives. Other responsibilities include development of proposals, recommendations and reports for senior leadership, collaboration with senior leaders to integrate departmental objectives that impact the university. During declared campus emergencies, this position may be required to perform specific job related duties at a designated off campus location or place of residence.
A Master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in a directly related area of specialization and six years of experience directly related to the job functions; or a Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in a directly related area of specialization and eight years of experience directly related to the job functions.
Other such general and specific duties as may be assigned, consistent with the University Development and Alumni Engagement and University of North Florida's goals, objectives and interests.
Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Patricia Madrid, at (904) 620-2111, or via e-mail at email@example.com. Initial review of applications will begin on 07/07/2017 and open until the position is filled.
UNF is an Equal Opportunity /Equal Access/ Affirmative Action institution.
The University of North Florida was voted as a Best College in the Southeast and a Best Value Public College by the Princeton Review. UNF is located in sunny northeast Florida midway between the Atlantic Ocean and downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Jacksonville has a population of almost one million and numerous cultural and natural attractions.