Texas State University - Staff Assistant Athletic Director for Major Gifts in San Marcos, Texas
Posting/Functional TitleAssistant Athletic Director for Major Gifts
University Pay Plan TitleCoord, Annual Giving
Recruitment TypeOpen to All
Monthly Salarycommensurate with experience
Skill in Microsoft Office suite, particularly Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
Skill in establishing rapport with internal and external constituents
Demonstrated effective communication skills
Ability to work evenings and weekends
Bachelor’s degree with additional consideration to an applicant who possesses a master’s degree
Knowledge of donor and fundraising reporting
Previous experience in development, marketing, public relations or sales
Previous experience in collegiate or professional athletics environment
Texas State University invites applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Director for Major Gifts (Coord, Annual Giving) for the Athletic Department. This position reports to the Associate Athletic Director for Development.
The Assistant Athletic Director for Major Gifts is responsible for strategically planning and implementing major and annual giving fundraising efforts by identifying, cultivating, and soliciting alumni and other key constituents. This position will assist in major athletic fundraising campaigns, suite and club seat solicitation, special projects and higher level annual fund gifts. The Assistant Athletic Director for Major Gifts will work in partnership with the University Advancement Division on gift strategy, proposal development, prospect/donor visitation and related follow-up. Other responsibilities include: monitor and analyze annual fund metrics, plan and implement efforts to improve donor communication and awareness of involvement opportunities, attend athletic contests or luncheons, travel throughout the state to attend university and statewide community functions to help create good will to help promote the university and department of athletics and perform other duties as assigned by the Associate Athletic Director.
Additional Information to Applicants
Job Open Date10/10/2016
Job Close Date
Job Close Date (Posting closes at midnight)
Open Until FilledYes
Normal Work DaysSunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Normal Work Hours Start8:00AM
Normal Work Hours End5:00PM, evenings as required
Posting NoticesYOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO ELECTRONICALLY ATTACH A RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO YOUR APPLICATION.
Legal and Required Notices
Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.
Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.
Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.
Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is anEOE.
Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.
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