Posting: 06/28/2022 - 07/13/2022 • Unit: Nursing
UF Job #: 522241 • UF Title: • UF Position#:
The College of Nursing is seeking an Associate Director of Development who will focus on fundraising for the College of Nursing (CON) through personal contacts and facilitation of annual giving programs, special events, and communications with alumni and friends. Reporting to the Senior Director of Advancement & Communications, this position will identify prospects, cultivate and close both mid-range giving and major gift prospects donors (rated from $10,000 - $500,000). This role will serve as a strategic partner with the College of Nursing and UF Advancement ensuring conformity with the central fundraising efforts and the overall university development and alumni program goals and in promoting a culture of philanthropy by broadening constituents' understanding of the value of giving.
Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and one year of relevant experience; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and three years of relevant experience. This position requires a valid Florida driver's license and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Training within 6 months of hire.
Preferred qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess: Two to three years of major gift fundraising experience with proven success soliciting gifts of $25,000 and above strongly preferred. Related experience working with volunteers and/or in similar organization. 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. The ability to work strategically, develop and implement constituency programs and activities, along with a talent for motivating volunteers.
For additional information on any position, contact Sonya Allen, Associate Director of Talent Acquisition, at:
PO Box 14425
Gainesville, FL 32603-2425
Phone: (352) 846-1128
The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for any position, please call (352) 392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).