K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for an ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT, which is a full-time, salaried, benefits-eligible position.
An example of job responsibilities includes but is not limited to the following:
•Manage large portfolio of major gift and annual fund prospects with the expectation to make 200 personal visits annually.
•Identify, manage, cultivate and solicit new and current prospects for gifts for the Ahearn Fund and K-State Athletics. Frequent travel within the state of Kansas and bordering states to cultivate and solicit gifts.
WHY JOIN US: We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, energetic, passionate about college athletics, enjoys meeting people and maintaining positive donor relationships, and solicit donations to support the Ahearn Fund and K-State Athletics.
Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other. For more information on K-State Athletics, please visit http://www.kstatesports.com
For more information on Manhattan, KS and the University, please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/
WE SUPPORT DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION: Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University’s dedication to the Principles of Community.
•Medical, dental and vision health plans
•Earned leave plan – vacation and sick
•Parental leave plan
•Term life insurance
•Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
•Long term disability insurance
•Paid KSU designated holidays
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.
One year of college athletics fundraising experience
Strong interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to promote and demonstrate respect, collaboration and friendly customer service in all working relationships and situations
Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required
Must be able to travel as required
Must have a valid driver’s license at all times
Two years of college athletics fundraising experience
Experience working with and managing a portfolio of donors
Experience fundraising in NCAA Div I athletics
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
How to Apply:
To be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application and submit/upload following documents:
Cover letter indicating your qualifications for the position, and
Resume that includes three professional references and their contact information (name, title, phone number, email address)
Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee. If the position is in the development, business or ticket office, the background screen will include a credit check.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY / K-STATE ATHLETICS INC
Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other.
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