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Senior Associate Director of Development for the Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications 20030  « Position Deleted on 2/21/2013 »

Institution: Northwestern University
Location: Evanston, IL
Category:
  • Admin - Development and Fundraising
  • Admin - Alumni Associations and Services
Posted: 01/07/2013 (Reposted Job: Initially posted on 10/10/2012)
Type: Full Time
This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs
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About Northwestern University and the Office of Alumni Relations and Development:

At Northwestern University, the Office of Alumni Relations and Development serves to engage Northwestern alumni, parents, friends, and organizations in supporting the institution's goal to attain the "highest order of excellence" - a goal envisioned by its founders in 1851. The Office of Alumni Relations and Development collaborates with the entire University community to support the students, faculty, schools, and initiatives that make Northwestern a world-class institution of higher learning and innovative research. Go to http://giving.northwestern.edu/node/2515 to learn more about The Office of Alumni Relations and Development.

Careers in Northwestern University's Office of Alumni Relations and Development:

Northwestern University's Office of Alumni Relations and Development seeks to employ a varied and diverse range of dynamic people who understand the importance of our mission and vision. When you consider a career at Northwestern University, you know that you are joining an institution with a deep history of academic, professional and personal excellence.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Associate Director of Development for the Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications.

The Senior Associate Director of Development manages a significant portfolio of high-net worth individuals and families with the capacity to make major gifts ($100K+- $5M) in support of the unit and the university. The Senior Associate collaborates extensively with the academic leadership and OARD colleagues in identifying, cultivating, and soliciting donors. The Senior Associate is responsible for building meaningful and effective relationships with alumni and friends leading to gifts that align institutional priorities with the prospect's interests, passion, values, and appropriate to their financial capacity.

This position serves as major gift officers supporting the Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications. Generally considered among the top 3 'J-schools' in the country, Medill has produced many well-known journalists and political activists including 38 Pulitzer Prize laureates.

To be fully considered for this position, applicants must include a cover letter.

Please visit our Careers page, http://giving.northwestern.edu/node/2515, for a full description and instructions for applying.

Working at Northwestern University:

Beyond being a place to learn and grow professionally, Northwestern is an exciting and fulfilling place to work! Northwestern offers many benefit options to full and part-time employees including: competitive compensation; excellent retirement plans; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; dependent care match; vacation, sick and holiday pay; professional development opportunities and tuition reimbursement.

Northwestern greatly values work/life balance amongst its employees. Take advantage of recreational, cultural, and enrichment opportunities on campus. Employees also receive access to childcare solutions, retail discounts, and other work/life balance resources.

Northwestern University is an equal opportunity employer and strongly believes in creating an environment that welcomes students, faculty and staff of all races, nationalities and religions. In doing so, we offer our students the opportunity to learn and grow in diverse communities preparing them for successful careers in an increasingly global and diverse work force.