College Advancement at SUNY Potsdam invites applicants for the position of Director of Annual Giving. This position is responsible for the strategic planning, execution and management of a comprehensive annual giving program that serves as the initial giving entry point for alumni, parents and friends of the College. This includes oversight of direct mail, email, and phonathon appeals; giving programs for Class Reunions, Businesses, and Faculty/Staff; special fundraising appeals; management of a portfolio of leadership annual fund donors (requires occasional out-of-town travel); and supervision of the Assistant Director. With a growing diverse student body and the College’s commitment to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion, diverse candidates will find an inviting home here. Bachelor’s degree; exceptional written and oral communication skills; word processing and database environment proficiency; excellent organizational skills with the ability to meet goals and deadlines required. Experience in written appeals and gift solicitation preferred. For further details and/or to apply, visit https://employment.potsdam.edu, job posting U-00219. Salary range begins at $52,000 (commensurate with education and experience). Position will remain open until filled.
SUNY Potsdam, the oldest higher education institution in the State University of New York has long been recognized as one of the leading public colleges in the United States. The College is distinguished not only by its commitments to teacher education and the liberal arts, but also by its unique natural, cultural and recreational environment just north of the beautiful Adirondack Park. With the i...nternationally recognized Crane School of Music, the college is a center of excellence for music and the arts. With three other higher education institutions within a 10-mile radius, SUNY Potsdam provides for cross registration among four unique colleges and enjoys the benefits of a culturally active college town. For more information about SUNY Potsdam, please visit our website at http://www.potsdam.edu