Sr Dir Dev, Athletics & Assoc Athletics Dir
About the Job
This position is responsible for raising gifts to support the mission, vision and priorities of Marquette University. The position will: focus on the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of identified athletics donors. The position will work on identified goals and objectives established in coordination with Marquette University and the department of intercollegiate athletics. In addition, the Senior Director of Development, Athletics & Associate Athletics Director will work closely with the Athletics Director, members of the University Advancement staff, the President's office, and other appropriate campus contacts on an as needed basis.
Works closely with Athletics Director and Assistant Vice President to develop and advance the vision and mission of the department of intercollegiate athletics
Work experience should include at least five years of development-related experience, preferably including fundraising and/or outside sales, staff management, strategic planning, and personal solicitation. Experience in program management, including budget oversight, data analysis, and event management is desirable. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work with colleagues in a team environment. The ability to work within a complex environment as well as a strong commitment to Marquette's character as an urban institution, its goals, mission and Jesuit Catholic tradition is needed. Support of UA's culture focused on service, collaboration and persistence is also essential.