The Brandeis National Committee (BNC) is looking for a Development Officer. This person will enable the BNC to augment its fundraising momentum and will support the efforts to raise $3 million for the current campaign and additional funds in the future. The Officer will support volunteer fundraising efforts, solicit gifts, and develop plans to enhance our Planned Giving program's outreach.
Examples of Key Responsibilities:
·Work closely with National volunteer campaign chair and fundraising team in their efforts to promote giving and to solicit prospective donors
·Identify, cultivate and solicit major donors and prospects for gifts
·Write acknowledgment and stewardship letters and prepare proposals
·Review chapter materials and reports to assess chapter fundraising efforts. Prepare promotional materials for use in BNC chapters and for volunteer chairs. Work with volunteers and chapters to help improve their results.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written skills.
Skilled user of MS word processing, Excel, and fundraising data bases. Skilled in social media
How to Apply:
Submit cover letter and resume as a single document at http://www.brandeis.edu/humanresources/jobs/external.html. Elect option for "External Applicant". Sort the job listing by clicking the Job ID column heading. Locate the desired job listing. Click the job title and then Apply Now.
Brandeis University operates under an affirmative action plan and encourages minorities, women, disabled individuals, and eligible veterans to apply. It is the policy of the University not to discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, ancestry, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other legally protected category.