The Gatton College of Business and Economics seeks to hire a Director of Philanthropy to lead the College's fundraising efforts, steward donor relationships, and deepen alumni engagement. This position will report to the Dean of the Gatton College and the University of Kentucky's Associate Vice President of Philanthropy and work closely with the College's executive team, Dean's Advisory Council, and senior staff to meet ambitious fundraising goals and activate volunteer support in pursuit of those goals. Additionally, the Director will oversee two major grants officers, an assistant philanthropy officer, and a unit administrator. The director will lead the College's vision for sustained and future growth underwritten by philanthropic giving and will develop and implement plans to reach that vision.
For more than 90 years, UK's Gatton College of Business and Economics has been preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional business and economics degrees. Housed Inside the $65 million state-of-the-art Gatton College building, the college accommodates the fastest growing enrollment on UK's campus, expected to exceed 4,000 Students by 2019. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky's citizens and people around the world.
For additional information about Gatton College of Business and Economics visit: http://gatton.uky.edu/ . To learn more about this exceptional leadership position, contact Mary Beth Bracken (firstname.lastname@example.org). To be considered for this position, individuals must submit a UK Jobs application (here). The deadline to apply is January 1st, 2019.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity University that values diversity and inclusion. Individuals with disabilities, minorities veterans, women, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.