Associate Director of Development and Planned Giving at Colorado Christian University
- Posted: 9/5/2013
- Location: Lakewood, CO
- URL: http://www.ccu.edu
- Hours: Full Time
Would you like to work in an environment where you can share your Christian faith, perform work that has significance, and be a part of an organization dedicated to the development of Christian leaders?
Colorado Christian University (CCU), located in Lakewood, CO, is looking for an Associate Director of Development and Planned Giving who has the drive and motivation to provide exceptional service to the CCU community.
The Associate Director of Development and Planned Giving works as part of the Development team to build relationships with alumni, parents, and friends of CCU in an effort to further involve them as a donor to the University through annual gifts, major gifts, and planned gifts. The Associate Director of Development and Planned Giving will have a strong commitment to the Strategic Objectives, Mission and Vision of the University. Considerable travel is required (approximately 30 – 50 nights annually) to identify, cultivate, solicit, and manage current donors and donor prospects.
The successful candidate will have a demonstrated track record in fundraising or sales and excellent interpersonal/communication skills. Must have the ability to articulate an understanding of and have a passion for Christian Higher Education. Successful candidate will have a financial acumen with the ability to understand financial, business, and legal concepts. Must demonstrate professionalism, persistence, initiative and tact in building and maintaining relationships while having the ability to ask and bring closure to annual, major, and planned gifts. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
While performing the duties of this job, you may be required to walk; stand; sit; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; speak with clarity, have appropriate vision and hearing capabilities. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Colorado Christian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status. CCU does reserve the right to exercise preference on the basis of religion in all of its employment practices. All employees who work at CCU must demonstrate a spiritual testimony consistent with our evangelical mission and follow our lifestyle expectations.
To view the complete job description and apply, please visit http://jobs.ccu.edu/# . Colorado Christian University offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees. The benefit programs include: group health-dental-life insurance, 403b plan, paid vacation, paid sick leave, tuition waiver program, paid holidays, short-term disability, long-term disability, and a leave of absence program.
To Apply: To view the complete job description and apply, please visit http://jobs.ccu.edu/# .