The IU Center for Global Health seeks an enthusiastic individual to fill the newly-established position of Assistant Director of Development and Communications. Under the supervision of the Director of Development and Communications, this person will assist in the implementation and management of activities to generate major philanthropic gift support for the Center for Global Health and Academic Model Providing Access to Healthcare(AMPATH). This person will undertake special fundraising and communications projects or initiatives as determined by the Associate Dean for Global Health for the IU School of Medicine.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the design, preparation and production of Center for Global Health and AMPATH communications, including written materials such as funding proposals, campaign literature, correspondence, web sites, newsletter articles and development literature. Will perform a variety of fundraising tasks, including managing the annual campaign, working and meeting with individual donors, grant and report writing and seeking potential new funding opportunities.
To be successful, the candidate should have excellent communication skills, both oral and written; excellent interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills.
Required: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution (prefer degree in marketing, communications, public affairs, nonprofit management, or related field). Must have at least 5 years of relevant experience in areas such as fundraising, marketing, brand management, and/or communications.
Preferred: Master's Degree from an accredited institution, plus at least 10 years of relevant experience, especially in the nonprofit sector.