Assistant Dean of Development and Alumni Relations, Jindal School of Management
The University of Texas at Dallas
Location: Richardson, Texas
Internal Number: 16662
Posting Number: S03539P
Department: Development and Alumni Relations
Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
Pay Basis: Monthly
Position Status: Regular full-time
The University of Texas at Dallas announces the availability of a development position with the Office of Development and Alumni Relations. Reporting to the Assistant Vice President for Development, this position is responsible for managing the development and alumni relations program for the Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM). As the chief development officer for JSOM, this position will actively qualify, cultivate and solicit prospective major gift donors. This position is based within the JSOM and works alongside the Dean of School.
A Bachelor's degree and five to seven years of progressively responsible development experience or similar work related experience; expertise in forging strong relations with external constituents as well as with internal constituents (faculty and staff); major gift fundraising experience, particularly in securing gifts and/or working with high net worth individuals; proven management ability to plan and implement programs in support of fundraising and alumni efforts. Candidates must also possess outstanding speaking, writing and time management skills. The position requires travel and some evening/weekend hours.
Preferred Education and Experience:
The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor's degree and 10 or more years of development experience preferably in a university setting. Candidate must have expertise in forging strong relations with external constituents as well as with internal constituents (faculty and staff); major gift fundraising experience, particularly in securing gifts and/or working with high-net-worth individuals; proven management ability to plan and implement programs in support of fundraising and alumni efforts. Candidates must also possess outstanding speaking, writing and time management skills. The position requires travel and some evening/weekend hours.
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