Full-time BGSU employees enjoy an array of exceptional benefits, including:
•Quality, affordable health insurance: Various coverage options available for health, vision and dental starting the first day of the month following your date of employment.
•Generous paid time off: Vacation, holidays, sick days and more.
•Excellent work life balance resources: Our Employee Assistance Program offers confidential support to employees and their eligible family members, along with ancillary programs covering identity theft, elder care, legal services and more.
•Tuition fee waivers: For eligible employees, spouses and dependent children.
•Professional development opportunities: For skills training, supervisor and leadership programs, performance management, online courses and online tools for employee growth and development.
•Parental leave: Up to five weeks of paid parental leave for full-time employees with at least 12 months of continuous service.
•Retirement: BGSU offers several options for meeting your retirement goals with a current employer contribution of up to 14% depending on the retirement program selected. Read more about the option that best fits your needs.
4 Year Degree
The Director of Development will advance the mission of Bowling Green State University by securing private philanthropic gifts of $25,000 or more, which are aligned with the University’s strategic objectives, programs and funding initiatives.
This position requires a significant level of self-motivation, goal-orientation, attention to detail, and commitment to identifying, establishing and sustaining professional relationships with potential major donors, alumni and friends to advance the constituent’s engagement with the University as a philanthropic supporter. Responsibilities will emphasize qualification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship strategies that work to secure major gifts in support of the university’s fundraising priorities.
Deadline to apply: The search committee will review applications until the position is filled; however, for best consideration, applications should be provided by ‘June 7, 2023’.
The following Degree is required: Bachelor’s degree required. Degree must be conferred at the time of application. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and comply with the University’s vehicle use policy.
The following Experience is required:
3 years of fundraising experience
The following Experience is preferred:
Experience in higher education or nonprofit
Experience soliciting and closing gifts of $25,000 or higher
Bowling Green State University is a tier-one, top 100 public university serving 19,000 students on two campuses in northwest Ohio. The University has nationally recognized programs and research in the natural and social sciences, education, arts, business, health and wellness, humanities and applied technologies. BGSU seeks talented individuals to join our community in Bowling Green, Ohio, recognized as one of the “Best College Towns of America.”