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Major Gifts Officer, FAS

Major Gifts Officer, FAS

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US-NY-New York
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Band 53
University Development and Alumni Relations (WS1006)
Development and Campaigns, FAS

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Position Summary

This position is part of a dynamic team whose responsibility is to build long-term giving relationships with individuals in support of the mission and goals of the Deans and faculty of NYU Arts and Science. The College of Arts and Science, Graduate School of Arts and Science, and Liberal Studies represent the cornerstone of NYU’s undergraduate and graduate arts and science curriculum. Responsibilities include acquiring a familiarity of the funding priorities of the University, FAS Deans, and FAS Department Chairs; identifying prospective donors; and creating and implementing cultivation and solicitation strategies. A high degree of self-motivation is required to meet visit and gift goals in a fast paced environment.


Required Education: Bachelor's degree

Required Experience: 4-5 years' relevant experience or equivalent

Preferred Experience: Experience working with parents and alumni in an academic setting.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: 3-4 years of fundraising experience. Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to take initiative and collaborate with others. Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, and databases.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite and Advance or other fundraising database.

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EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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