Major Gifts Officer

SUNY-ESF
Posted: May 19, 2017
Location: New York, United States
Position: Fundraising
Field: Education, Environment
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Category: Major gifts
Employment Level: Full-time

The State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) in Syracuse, NY, invites applications for a Major Gifts Officer (Staff Associate). Reporting to the Director of Donor Relations, the Major Gift Officer will work as a key member of the Institutional Advancement team and will be responsible for implementing strategies toward achieving philanthropic goals for the College. The Major Gifts Officer will be responsible for Identifying, cultivating and soliciting donors and prospective donors capable of making major gifts in support of the College’s institutional priorities. This position will require the ability to interact effectively with donors, volunteers and the campus community, and to travel regionally and nationally and work evenings and weekends as necessary. This position will require excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to work collaboratively and successfully with colleagues, prospects/donors, faculty, administrators, and volunteers to achieve common goals. For a detailed job description and to apply please visit our website: http://www.esf.edu/hr/  

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