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University of Northern Iowa

Location: Cedar FallsIA 50614 Document ID: AC013-21ET Posted on: 2018-05-1705/17/2018 Job Type: Regular

Job Schedule:Full-time

Director of Gift & Legacy Planning

Percent of Time/Week:100% Service Schedule:Calendar Year

Position Description:

Manages the planned-giving program of the University of Northern Iowa (UNI) Foundation in support of the University and its students; directs fundraising efforts involving work with charitable trusts, gift annuities, and other deferred giving vehicles; cultivates relationships with current and prospective donors; develops effective marketing strategies; plans activities and events to steward planned gift donors; and provides related assistance to other University development efforts.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor's degree required.

Required Qualifications:

A combination of at least three years of successfully demonstrated fundraising/non-profit development experience working directly with donors, or functioning as a key member of a fundraising/sales team, or similar significant direct contact experience in sales and marketing required. Frequent travel required as well as participation in some weekend and evening events will be necessary.

Desirable Qualifications:

Non-profit development experience; demonstrated commitment to educational excellence; expertise in estate, trust or financial planning; and excellent oral and written communication skills, creativity, self-motivation and the ability to build rapport quickly and effectively with alumni, friends, and businesses preferred.

Online Application Required Documents

Application Type:

This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Professional References:

Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process. Number of References: 3 Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.
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Contact Information:

Attention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Contact:Steve Gearhart - Steve.Gearhart@uni.edu
Commons 205
Phone: 319-273-5968
Department URL: https://uni-foundation.org

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