Reporting to the Vice President for Advancement, this position is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction to the fundraising, alumni, and constituent engagement efforts for schools and units within Advancement and Alumni Engagement.
A bachelor's degree and eight years of successful fundraising or related experience, preferably in raising major gifts in an educational setting. Demonstrated success in working in billion dollar comprehensive campaigns, major and principal gift fundraising from individuals, corporations, foundations including planned and deferred giving. Must possess outstanding leadership, management, interpersonal and communication skills and exhibit a collaborative work style.
The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with Emory University in the search for an Assistant Vice President for Advancement.
The Assistant Vice President for Advancement, with a focus on colleges, schools, and units, will join Emory as the institution launches its strategic plan and prepares for its pending campaign. The successful candidate will report directly to the Vice President for Advancement and provide strategic direction to the Advancement and Alumni Engagement team. Partnering with development and institutional leaders to ensure that priorities are defined and persuasively presented, the Assistant Vice President for Advancement has a significant role in the attainment of transformational philanthropy aimed at society’s most intractable problems.
Opportunities to grow at Emory have never been greater. This year represents a record fundraising year with $650 million raised in gifts and commitments.
The Assistant Vice President for Advancement will:
Emory University seeks an Assistant Vice President for Advancement with a focus on colleges, schools, and units with
All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter and résumé. Before submitting your materials, please read them over for accuracy. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the successful candidate has been selected.
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