The University of Wyoming announces the opening for a Development Officer in the Cowboy Joe Club. This is a benefited full-time 12 month position. The successful candidate will be reporting to the Associate Athletic Director for Development and assisting in the management and operation of the Cowboy Joe Club. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to; direct involvement with the annual fund drive including regional assignments, assistance with premium seating with football and men’s and women’s basketball, assisting with auctions, golf tournaments, outreach activities and special projects and W- Club.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree, strong written and oral communication skills, at least one (1) year of experience in intercollegiate athletic fundraising and/or comparative experience in sales or external role. In addition, candidate will either demonstrate knowledge or ability to learn Mountain West and NCAA rules and regulations. Extensive travel will be required. Valid Driver’s License and a motor vehicle record that is compliant with the University Vehicle Policy is required.
Demonstrated ability to effectively interact with a variety of diverse individuals, groups, and organizations
Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills
Experience with outreach activities
Experience with fundraising events
Experience with the cultivation and eventual solicitation of prospective donors
Premium seating experience
Salary will be commensurate with experience. This position will remain open until filled. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
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