University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI
Oct 11, 2017Full time
The vibrant and talented professional development team within the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Office for Development & Alumni Relations seeks to fill the position of Associate Director of Athletics – Development. As the need for private funding increases to support university priorities, the Associate Director of Athletics – Development serves a critical role for both Development and Athletics. It is an exciting time be at UWM with a wide array of philanthropic opportunities to support student success, research excellence, and community engagement through a comprehensive university campaign that recently announced its public phase. Seeking and growing support for the strategic funding priorities of a vibrant Athletics program is a vital development position. The Associate Director of Athletics – Development will report to a senior Central Development officer and work closely with the Athletic Director, senior Athletics administrators and coaches. This full-time position has overall responsibility for the UWM Athletics development program, will manage a portfolio of donors and prospects to secure major gifts, and supervise a staff member assigned to assist with Athletics annual fund and events coordination. The Associate Director of Athletics - Development position is unique in that it is a part of two energetic, hard-working, goal-oriented teams; Development & Alumni Relations and Athletics.