Accountable for prospect and portfolio management: creating and maintaining portfolios for annual and major gift officers; tracking movement of prospects and proposals in and through NXT; and communicating strategies and processes that support the university's fundraising goals.
Advanced interpersonal skills, including clear written and verbal communication, are essential.
Candidates must be capable of working collegially and effectively with a diverse group of colleagues on a daily basis.
The ability to handle confidential material with utmost discretion is critical.
Fluency in computer technologies, information systems, and relational databases is required.
Must be well organized, detail oriented and able to work independently as well as part of a team.
Three (3) years of experience in a higher education or nonprofit fundraising setting is preferred, with additional experience managing multiple projects.
Experience in prospect management, research, and/or analytics is preferred.
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required.
Colgate has a diverse student, faculty, staff, and alumni population representing a variety of races, gender identities, social economic status, sexual orientations, languages, national origins, etc. Our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Plan presents a framework for continuing the creation of an inclusive campus and engaging the Colgate community in this effort in the years ahead.
Please describe how you would connect and work with a diverse community. You can upload the statement under the Diversity Statement document heading. A diversity statement can be any length (e.g. paragraph or page). For information on how to write a diversity statement, see our Guidance on Crafting Diversity Statements.
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