The University of Alabama is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Associate Director, Development.
The Associate Director, Development is responsible for development-related programs. This may include Alumni Relations, Annual Giving, Fundraising, Corporate and Foundation Relations, and/or Stewardship.
The Associate Director, Development will identify, cultivate, solicit and steward prospective donors for the University of Alabama Department of Athletics. This position will cultivate relationships with new individuals, corporations, and foundations in support of the fundraising efforts of the Crimson Tide Foundation. The primary focus will be on relationship cultivation through in-person donor visits and visits with previously unsolicited prospective donors. Typically solicits gifts including current gifts, pledges, and planned gifts. Independently prioritizes tasks set in consultation with supervisors. The Associate Director will work closely with other Athletic department fundraisers to coordinate and collaborate in order to maximize gift potential for Alabama Athletics. This position will be responsible for monthly revenue and productivity goals.
Visit UA’s employment website at jobs.ua.edu for more information and to apply. The University of Alabama is an equal-opportunity employer (EOE), including an EOE of protected vets and individuals with disabilities. Applications accepted through June 18, 2021.
Minimum requirements include:
Bachelor's degree and two (2) years of experience; OR Master's degree. A successful candidate will be a self-motivated, results-oriented individual with a demonstrated ability to effectively develop and manage a portfolio of donors and donor prospects. Candidate will have superb oral and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills while maintaining a positive attitude. Ability to use personal computer for word processing and to use other standard software packages.