Posted on September 14, 2012
Senior Advancement Officer
Pepperdine University - Senior Advancement Officer
Build prospect and donor relationships, raise financial support and increase the donor base for Pepperdine's School of Law. This position focuses on major level donors with a capacity of $25,000 to $1,000,000 gifts, and carries a portfolio of 150 prospects.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; strong commitment to and understanding of the mission of Pepperdine University. Preferred Qualifications: Juris Doctorate degree; Proven success in closing major gifts; Three to five years of major gift fundraising experience preferred, particularly in a higher education or other nonprofit environment; management/employee supervision experience.
Qualified individuals should be able to articulate a strong commitment to diversity, and have the ability to work effectively with individuals from different backgrounds.
Must be able to drive personal vehicle for University business (mileage reimbursed) and hold a valid California Driver's License with current insurance, and a clean driving record.
Offers of employment are made contingent upon the successful completion of criminal, educational, and employment background screening.
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Pepperdine University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate in employment. Federal guidelines clearly recognize the right of church-related institutions to seek personnel who will support the goals of the institution, including the right to select members of the church to which the institution is related.
For more information about the position, the College, or the University, please visit the web site at http://pepperdine.edu