Prospect Research Officer

RANK:  Administrator III

DEPARTMENT:  Institutional Advancement

SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Associate to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement

POSITION POSTED: January 31st, 2014

POSITION NUMBER: S13-035

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of the Associate to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement, this administrator plays a major role in providing strategic direction in the execution of a comprehensive prospect research program that will provide short- and long-term financial support for the university. Must be able to identify new prospects and to provide ongoing research for existing prospects and donors that will develop and sustain a high quality moves management program.

QUALIFICATIONS:

A bachelor's degree required as well as experience in conducting research on constituents for fundraising purposes. Minimum three years experience in a development department performing research projects and Capital campaign experience is preferred. Individual must be extremely organized, self-directed with experience in development office. Familiarity with Raisers Edge a plus. Demonstrated skills in producing reports on researched constituents and in the use of personal computers and related software. The capacity to keep up with current trends and training in the field. Ability to manage multiple tasks and to be a team player.

APPLICATION:

Interested candidates should submit electronically a cover letter, current resume and the names, titles and contact information of three professional references no later than:  March 14th, 2014

Please email materials as attachments in (Word or PDF format) to owerst1@southernct.edu and include the title of the position for which you are applying for in the subject line.