Director of Development - Dentistry
UF Title: Director, Development
UF Position#: 00011300
UF Req#: 501888
Posting: 04/03/2017 - 05/03/2017
The University of Florida seeks applications for the role of Director of Development with the College of Dentistry. This important advancement position is the chief fundraiser for the University of Florida College of Dentistry (UFCD) and is responsible for the general administration of the development program as well as implementing a broad range of public support programs for the UFCD. The position requires significant automobile travel. Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in appropriate area of specialization and three years of appropriate experience in Development or a related field; or a bachelor's degree in appropriate areas of specialization and five years of experience in Development or a related field. Preferred qualifications: Three to five years of major gift fundraising experience with documented success in cultivating and soliciting major gifts of $100,000 and above from individual and corporate prospects with campaign experience. One year of supervisory experience. Experience in a college or university setting, enthusiasm for fundraising in a comprehensive research university, and the desire to work collegially within a goal-oriented fundraising organization. Knowledge of fundraising principles, methods, and standards. Expertise in developing solicitation strategies. Ability to work strategically, and develop and implement constituency programs and activities, along with a talent for motivating volunteers.