- 27-Mar-2017 to 26-Apr-2017
- - Ball State University
- Muncie, IN, USA
- Full Time
- excellent benefits package
Do you have major gift fundraising experience? Would you like to work with a dynamic, results-focused team at a newly unified foundation, one with no barriers between development, alumni engagement, and stewardship? On the eve of Ball State University's centennial, under an empowering, entrepreneurial management philosophy, our integrated team is raising funds, engaging alumni, and serving donors in better ways to support Ball State students. Would you like to join us?
The Ball State University Foundation Major Gift Officers is accepting application to fill this professional position as Director of Development for the College of Health available May 1, 2017.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master's, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation.
Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.
Identify, engage, and successfully solicit individuals for the purposes of securing major, annual and planned gifts for Ball State University Foundation; plan, coordinate and implement ongoing major gift activities on behalf of a college or other university constituent group in order to increase the number and size of private gifts.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; three years of professional work experience. Willingness and ability to travel; possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be insurable under the university's auto fleet policy; ability to work as part of an organization without direct daily supervision; outstanding oral, written, and listening communications skills necessary to articulate departmental and institutional viewpoints, goals, priorities, and needs.
Master's degree from an accredited college or university; three years of experience in fundraising. Strong organizational management and interpersonal skills together with self-motivation, personal accountability, and ability to motivate others, including staff, faculty and volunteers; ability to work as a team member within a complex institution; knowledge of or experience in an educational setting.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Click the APPLY button to apply on-line. Include the following documents with your application: Resume and cover letter. Review of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted through May 4, 2017. (Original/Official transcripts will be required at time of hire.)
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.