Provides operational support to the Associate Athletic Director for External Operations; responsible for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of major, annual and planned gift prospects.
Energetic and motivated self-starter with strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Three years experience in fundraising, marketing, sales, or public relations.
An understanding of fundraising principles.
Valid driver's license (as needed to perform personal visits/solicitation calls) and ability to travel as needed.
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to relate and work well with others.
Working knowledge of and experience with relational databases, spreadsheets and word processing applications, i.e. Microsoft Office Suite.
Ability to work evening and weekend hours as needed for various Athletic and development functions and events.
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.