The University of Tennessee Foundation, Inc. (UTFI) is seeking an Assistant Director of Digital Fundraising at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville campus. Reporting to the Director of Advancement, the Assistant Director will assist in the planning and implementation for giving day, crowdfunding, peer-to-peer fundraising, micro-campaigns, student philanthropy, or other personal digital outreach to achieve donor growth goals. As a member of the Annual Giving team, this role will collaborate with teammates and cross-functional colleagues to carry out the designated duties and responsibilities for the university's annual giving program, focusing on long-term, multi-year objectives for growing participation of donors.
The Assistant Director of Digital Fundraising will be an effective contributor who works collaboratively to determine strategy in order to deliver on project and annual fundraising goals. This role will assist with setting strategy for all special digital campaigns and solicitations to successfully retain, reactivate, and acquire new donors. The best fit is someone who analyzes the data while utilizing his or her experience to make decisions based on current needs and trends.
The Foundation is an interdependent nonprofit corporation that enriches the lives of the students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the University of Tennessee through alumni engagement, financial stewardship and private investments.
The UT Knoxville Advancement team aspires to be a key driver in UT's vision to be a top public research university, produce at the level of a top SEC fundraising program, and create a culture across campus that appreciates philanthropy and volunteerism.
This is a limited duration appointment. The limited duration appointment period is for 12 months, with a maximum of thirty-six months as an LDA depending on funding and satisfactory performance.
Internal Number: 220507
About Development Foundation
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.