REQUISITION #: 506591SALARY: Compensation is competitive and commensurate with education and experience.DEADLINE DATE: April 30, 2018 JOB SUMMARY
The Director of Development and External Relations reports dually to the Dean of University Libraries and the Senior Director of Development & Alumni Affairs. Working collaboratively with development colleagues outside of the Libraries and the library deans, chairs, and librarians, the incumbent shares the responsibility for directing library efforts that encompass major gifts, donor stewardship, development of public support groups, fundraising event coordination, and relations between the Libraries, its Library Leadership, and Board Smathers Friends of the Libraries donors, the University of Florida and the UF Foundation, Inc. The Director of Development and External Relations will also attend strategic engagement events in support of Smathers Libraries fundraising goals.
Friends of the Libraries
Libraries Leadership Board
Master's degree in appropriate area of specialization and three years of appropriate experience in Development or a related field; or a bachelor's degree in appropriate areas of specialization and five years of experience in Development or a related field. One year of supervisory experience.
The ideal candidate will possess:
*Business expenses are reimbursed through a standard accounting system. The ability to pay for expenses using your own personal credit card or funds and have them reimbursed is essential.
To apply, submit 1) a cover letter detailing your interest in and qualifications for this position; 2) your current resume or CV; and 3) a list of three references including their contact information (address, telephone number, and email). Apply by April 30, 2018 (applications will be reviewed as received). Submit all application materials through the Jobs at UF online application system at Requisition 506591. If you have questions about the application process, please contact Bonnie J. Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.