IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law seeks a dynamic and seasoned fundraising professional to serve as Assistant Dean for Advancement and play a key role in IIT’s $500 million campaign. As the Law School’s chief fundraising officer, the successful candidate will be a team player, self-confident, energetic and motivated with a strong sense of urgency in creating solutions. This position calls for excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. It reports directly to the Dean of the College of Law, with dotted line reporting relationship to IIT Associate Vice President for Major Gifts and Gift Planning.
Department: CK Development Office
Position Category: Full Time
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 7-10 years of fundraising experience, preferably with background in fundraising for a law or other professional school or other higher education institution.
Illinois Institute of Technology is a national, technological, Ph.D.-granting research university, with world-renowned programs in engineering, architecture, the sciences, humanities, psychology, business, law, and design. Founded in 1940 and tracing its roots back to the 1890s with the foundings of Armour Institute of Technology and Lewis Institute, IIT brings a focused, interdisciplinary approach to education, including the Inter-professional Projects Program. With five campuses throughout the Chicago area and alumni around the world, IIT pairs the educational and cultural experiences of America's Second City with the small feel of an undergraduate population of just over 2300 and total population of just over 7400.