The Director of Alumni Engagement & Annual Giving is responsible for the development, marketing and management of targeted campaigns for the Annual Fund. They will provide leadership to the Foundation in implementing new campaigns and fund strategies. Assist with the design, implementation, and ongoing management of specialized campaigns that include, but are not limited to, Give Days, Crowdfunding, student campaigns, and College specific funds.
They will also be responsible for the Design and Management of Various Campaigns within the Annual Fund, including but not limited to:
- Use the theories, principles and practices of fundraising for higher education and plan the direction for long and short range goals for solicitation and communication strategies. Focus on increasing the number of Annual Fund donors, their level of financial commitment and their continued support of Hastings College’s fundraising mission and strategic priorities
- Design, implement and evaluate a comprehensive program for annual gifts; work with current programs and establish new programs and objectives to significantly increase alumni and donor annual giving in both funds raised and participation.
Bachelor’s degree required. Emphasis in business management, marketing and communications preferred.
Three to five years of fundraising success including: an increasing donor portfolio, advancement in gifts given and increased, planning and developing fundraising programs and an overall successful record with annual giving, non-profits and/or higher education..
Qualified candidates should submit a completed application (which would include three references with their contact information), cover letter, and resume. Please submit all materials electronically to HCHR@hastings.edu.