Associate Director of Development, CNAS
Company: Regents of the University of California
Posted on: May 7, 2022
*Hybrid work arrangements will be considered* Under the general
direction of the Assistant Dean for Development, College of Natural
and Agricultural Sciences, (CNAS) and in coordination with the
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Development, the incumbent is
responsible for planning, development and implementation of a
comprehensive fundraising program that will result in the
generation of private support including foundation and individual
giving for the University with a focus on the College of Natural
and Agricultural Sciences, (CNAS). The Associate Director is
responsible for development initiatives aimed at growing a pipeline
of leadership annual giving prospects, major gift fundraising and
supporting the overall development efforts of the University.
Please note: this is a three-year, renewable contract position
which includes the same employee benefits afforded career
As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with
the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination
Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must
provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a
request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability,
and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no
later than the applicable deadline. For new University of
California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after
their first date of employment.
Please note: the budgeted amount for this position is up to
$80,000. EducationEducation Requirements Degree Requirement
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent
experience/training. Required Experience Experience Requirement 4 -
7 years of related experience. Required Special Conditions Special
Condition Requirement This is a full time professional position
that requires some regional travel as well as occasional weekend
and evening hours. Required Valid Drivers License Required Travel
Outside of Normal Business Hours Required Travel Required Strong
sense of ethical conduct that will inspire confidence and
motivation with the proven ability to persuade colleagues and donor
prospects, while maintaining confidentiality in all matters as they
relate to sensitive donor relations issues.
Skill in working independently and following through on assignments
with minimal direction, and setting priorities that accurately
reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities. Excellent
problem-solving skills with proven ability to strategize,
prioritize, and multi-task to meet departmental
Proven computer skills to create documents, spreadsheets, and
reports using Word, Access, Excel, or other software
Skill in evaluating and analyzing data and information to identify
patterns, trends, and relationships, and formulating logical and
objective conclusions or recommendations.
Ability to work effectively with supervisor, deans and directors,
academic and University Leaders, students and volunteers to achieve
Thorough working knowledge of fundraising, donor relations, and
public relations concepts, principles, procedures, and
Strong written and interpersonal communication skills to establish
and maintain good working relationships throughout the organization
and with outside constituencies.
Thorough working knowledge of the location, its vision, mission,
goals, objectives, achievements and infrastructure.
Strong skills in maintaining confidentiality.
Strong organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills,
including skills in creative and effective decision-making and
problem identification/avoidance/resolution, and project management
Strong knowledge of applicable laws, rules, regulations, policies,
Preferred Qualifications Demonstrated fundraising experience beyond
the junior level.
Experience with Raiser's Edge or other constituent databases.
Experience with exporting/importing data from or to different
software applications; and operating knowledge of Internet for data
Advanced writing skills to independently write concise, logical,
grammatically correct analytical or narrative reports,
correspondence, or proposals.
Experience in coordinating and integrating fundraising efforts with
alumni, media relations and marketing professionals within
advancement. Experience in development and/or alumni affairs and/or
Additional Information In the Heart of Inland Southern California,
UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs
Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides
convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The
campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues
critical to growing communities' air, water, energy,
transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives
every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore,
engage, imagine and excel.
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse
research universities in the country boasting several key rankings
of which we are extremely proud.
- UC Riverside is proud to be ranked No. 12 among all U.S.
universities, according to Money Magazine's 2020 rankings, and
among the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, according to the
2019-20 Center for World University rankings.
- UC Riverside is the top university in the United States for
social mobility. - U.S. News 2020
- UCR is a member of the University Innovation Alliance, the
leading national coalition of public research universities
committed to improving student success for low-income,
first-generation, and students of color.
- Among top-tier universities, UC Riverside ranks No. 2 in
financial aid. - Business Insider 2019
- Ranked No. 2 in the world for research, UCR's Department of
Entomology maintains one of the largest collections of insect
specimens the nation. - Center for World University Rankings
- UCR's distinguished faculty boasts 2 Nobel Laureates, and 13
members of the National Academies of Science and Medicine.
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Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and
staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
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orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
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