Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire seeks an accomplished fundraising professional to join its Leadership Giving team.
The Associate Director, Leadership Giving will be responsible for developing long-term philanthropic relationships with alumni, parents and friends and securing and stewarding restricted and unrestricted gifts from individuals in the Central States region in support of Dartmouth College's institutional priorities. Frequent travel is required.
Minimum qualifications: Bachelor's degree with a minimum of four years of development experience in a complex college or university development operation. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience soliciting and closing six- and seven-figure gifts. S/he must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a capacity to manage a wide range of relationships and situations.
About Dartmouth College
Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a founding member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world's greatest academic institutions. Dartmouth has forged a singular identity for combining its deep commitment to outstanding undergraduate liberal arts and graduate education with distinguished research and scholarship in the Arts & Sciences and its three leading professional schools—the Geisel School of Medicine, Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business. Today, the College is thriving under the leadership of President Philip Hanlon. With committed college leadership, and active and engaged alumni volunteers, this is a wonderful opportunity to work with a thriving and enthusiastic Advancement team to help ensure the continuing excellence of an internationally renowned academic institution.
For more information about this exciting career opportunity, including a complete position description, please visit Dartmouth's online application process at https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu/postings/42480. Confidential inquiries and questions concerning this search may be directed to Lesa Knapp at (603) 646-2304.
Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/ affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.