$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)
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The Development Director will work with the Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations for the Miami Business School (MBS) to develop and implement fundraising strategies for the top campaign priorities. The Director will place a strong emphasis on developing a robust major gift donor pipeline in support of the MBS.
Area of Focus: Miami Business School
Measurements of Success for Major Gift Fundraisers (DOs):
Bachelor's degree and five years of demonstrated successful experience in major gift fundraising and fundraising management, preferably in higher education. Equivalent combinations of education/experience may be considered. Outstanding oral and written communication skills are necessary along with the ability to be highly organized, creative, energetic, and assertive and exhibit the independent judgment and personal integrity necessary to carry out a senior management role in fundraising. A teamwork-oriented approach to colleagues and proven ability to manage people in a positive and constructive environment are essential.
Valid Through: 2019-10-2