Director of Major Gifts
Company: The University Of Chicago
Posted on: March 20, 2023
-Law External Affairs
About the Department
-The University of Chicago Law School occupies a unique niche among this country's premier law schools. Located on a residential campus in one of America's great cities, UChicago Law offers a rigorous and interdisciplinary professional education that blends the study of law with the humanities, the social sciences, and the natural sciences. Students, faculty, and staff form a small, tightly knit community devoted to the life of the mind.
-The Director of Major Gifts directs and manages the Major Gifts team at the University of Chicago Law School, working with senior leadership of the Law School and University Alumni Relations and Development to develop and manage strategies for a coordinated and comprehensive program of fundraising activities and major gift pipeline development. The individual in this position will participate in the development of fund-raising strategies to secure major and principal gifts from individual donors (both for their own prospect pool as well as prospects managed by Major Gift Officers) and will also manage the overall prospect pool for Major Gift Officers. The position reports to the Associate Dean for External Affairs at the Law School.Responsibilities
-Education:Minimum requirements include a college or university degree in related field.---
Work Experience:Minimum requirements include knowledge and skills developed through 7+ years of work experience in a related job discipline.---
When applying, the document(s) MUST -be uploaded via the My Experience page, in the section titled Application Documents of the application.
-Alumni Relations & Development
Scheduled Weekly Hours
Drug Test Required
Health Screen Required
Motor Vehicle Record Inquiry Required
- Employees must comply with the University's COVID-19 vaccination requirements. More information about the requirements can be found on the University of Chicago Vaccination GoForward .
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