The assistant director is a member of the Rice Annual Fund's class and program management team, and will be responsible for developing strategy and tactics to increase participation among key Rice constituencies, including but not limited to undergraduate alumni, graduate-level alumni, students, parents, faculty/staff, donors, and volunteers with a focus on increasing total dollars raised for the Annual Fund. The assistant director will develop and implement one or more strategic program plans as part of our comprehensive annual plan, and will also manage the fundraising efforts for a program and/or a portfolio of classes that may also work through a five-year reunion cycle. The assistant director will engage with, and personally solicit, high profile donors and volunteers within an actively managed portfolio to achieve the Rice Annual Fund’s ambitious goals in a given fiscal year. The ideal candidate will have experience soliciting leadership-level gifts, managing volunteers and projects, and facilitating peer-to-peer solicitation.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 21611
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