Posted on December 4, 2012
Assistant Director, Class Giving
Columbia University - Assistant Director, Class Giving
Reporting to the Director, Class & Affinity Giving, in the Office of Alumni Affairs and Development, the Assistant Director, Class Giving is an integral part of a dynamic fundraising team.
The incumbent assumes responsibility for a wide range of fundraising activities: organizes class meetings and class committees, coordinates class fundraising efforts for eight to ten classes including at least one reunion class each year.
- Solicits gifts in person and by telephone. Develops and supervises class mailings.
- Identifies and recruits volunteers for fundraising and volunteer solicitations.
- Identifies, cultivates and manages volunteers.
- Works with other Columbia College Fund Officers to meet Annual Fund goals.
Bachelor's degree or its equivalent required. A minimum of two years of relevant experience required.
Strong oral and written communication, interpersonal and organization skills required. A working knowledge of personal computers is necessary. The ability to work independently as well as part of a team is essential. Position will require many evening and weekend assignments and possible travel.
A cover letter and resume must be submitted with the application to be considered for this position.
Preference will be given to candidates with fundraising experience in a higher education setting.
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