This position’s primary responsibility is to identify, cultivate, solicit and steward major donors and planned gifts. Develop and implement a solicitation strategy for each donor and prospect. Prepare written proposals, informational materials, endowment agreements, gift illustrations and other materials as needed. Document progress.
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Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, communication, sales or related field plus three (3) years’ experience non-profit fundraising or development or sales. Work history will demonstrate knowledge of marketing, development, and project management. Skill and ability to promote and sell the benefits of investing in NET and public broadcasting to individuals with the capacity to give a major gift. Ability to work with diverse constituencies. Excellent interpersonal and oral/written communications skills essential. All applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and the ability to pass a DMV background check authorizing them to operate university vehicles.
Ideal candidate will have experience in public broadcasting and familiarity of donor management software.
NET offers a full spectrum of communications services to the citizens of Nebraska, the nation and the world. Some of these services include:A nine-station, statewide noncommercial public television network affiliated with PBS. A nine-station, statewide noncommercial public radio network affiliated with NPR. A cutting-edge Interactive Media Group. State-of-the-art audio, video and multimedia produc...tion capability delivered via broadcast, satellite, cable, Internet and broadband delivery channels. NET is governed by two separate agencies -- the Nebraska Educational Telecommunications Commission (a state agency) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. NET is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer and offers competitive salary and benefit packages. Most of our employment opportunities are located in Lincoln, Nebraska, a vibrant Midwestern community of almost 250,000 people.