Skidmore College is located in the historic community of Saratoga Springs, New York. Founded in 1903, Skidmore is a highly selective, co-educational institution with a long-standing reputation for educational excellence. The College now enrolls about 2,400 students from 47 states and 46 foreign countries.
The Office of Leadership Gifts seeks an accomplished professional to join its Leadership Gifts staff. Responsibilities will include developing philanthropic relationships with alumni, parents, and friends of Skidmore with an emphasis on soliciting commitments of $50,000 or more in support of College priorities. This position will report to the Director of Leadership Giving and Gift Planning. Extensive travel is required.
To learn more about and apply for this position please visit Skidmore's website at: careers.skidmore.edu
Resume review will begin in January 2013.
UPDATE: Review will begin March rather than in January 2013
Bachelor's degree. Experience in building relationships with a broad range of people and a track record of accomplishment.
Major gift and/or Annual Fund experience or comparable experience in a related field is preferred. Working knowledge of planned giving is also preferred.
Required Applicant Documents:
List of Three References
Optional Applicant Documents:
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Commensurate with experience.
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Skidmore College - 14 months ago