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Senior Director of Development - Phoenix

Creighton University Omaha, NE
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Job Description

The Senior Director of Development provides leadership of a strategic philanthropy program for the Phoenix market area, in support of Creighton Universityâ??s campus expansion there. This position will specifically focus on generating fundraising production and revenue from foundations, corporations and individual donors based in Phoenix and the surrounding areas. The Senior Directorâ??s planned responsibilities include major and principal gift qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. The Senior Director will also work to increase Creighton Fund giving and meet the overall goals of the Frontline Development Team and University Relations division. The Senior Director will carry his/her own portfolio of major gift prospects.The Senior Director of Development provides leadership of a strategic philanthropy program for the Phoenix market area, in support of Creighton Universityâ??s campus expansion there. This position will specifically focus on generating fundraising production and revenue from foundations, corporations and individual donors based in Phoenix and the surrounding areas. The Senior Directorâ??s planned responsibilities include major and principal gift qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. The Senior Director will also work to increase Creighton Fund giving and meet the overall goals of the Frontline Development Team and University Relations division. The Senior Director will carry his/her own portfolio of major gift prospects.Qualifications\:
Bachelor's degree in communications, development, business or related field is required.
Minimum 7 yearsâ?? experience of demonstrated, successful fundraising preferred. Comparable experience will be considered.
Demonstrated success in personal cultivation and solicitation activities.
Experience in higher education and a national campaign environment preferred.
Appreciation and understanding of Creighton University's mission and the ability to effectively communicate it.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Familiarity with Advance or comparable fund-raising database.
Ability to think strategically and quickly summarize complex and detailed information.
Ability to travel nationally for events and prospect visits.

Physical Requirements\:
Seeing\: 75 - 100%
Hearing\: 75 - 100%
Standing/Climbing/Mobility\: 0 - 24%
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing\: 0 - 24 % (pound\: 15 lbs.)
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling\: 75 - 100%
Travel\: Yes
Exposure to Blood Borne pathogens\: No

AAP/EEO Statement\:
Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

Disclosure Statement\:
This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.
























Job Details

Date Posted December 1, 2018
Date Closes December 1, 2019
Requisition 180733
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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