The Assistant Director for Corporate Relations will report to the Director of External Relations and will be responsible for securing external funding through the cultivation of new and existing strategic relationships with corporate, government and foundation contacts, for the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the A. James Clark School of Engineering.
Bachelor's degree required.
3-5 years or more professional experience in development and fundraising and/or marketing.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal are required. Ability to independently manage competing priorities in a complex and dynamic environment is required.
Experience with fundraising and development or significant exposure to and interaction with corporations is preferred . Experience with marketing is also acceptable. Experience working with senior executives, volunteers, senior administration and faculty is preferred. Understanding of, and commitment to, the values and role of a public, research university is desired. Experience in higher education highly desired. Experience in working with highly technical information is valued.
For best consideration, applications should be submitted by February 24, 2013.
University of Maryland - 13 months ago