Reporting to the Director of Major Gifts, the Development Officer is responsible for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of a portfolio of approximately 150 individual donors and prospects with the capacity to make gifts of $100,000 or more. The Development Officer will be a vital member of the Alumnae Relations & Development team and will help ensure the success of the College’s current campaign and beyond.
Bachelor’s degree required along with prior experience in major gift fundraising, with proven experience soliciting gifts of $50,000+, preferably in an institution of higher education. Will be required to travel domestically, including transportation by air, train, car. Must have a driver’s license and be willing to drive. Some nights and weekends are required.
ABOUT THE INSTITUTION
Bryn Mawr College is a private liberal arts institution located in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania region. The College serves a population of approximately 1,700 students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It has a long tradition of educational excellence and offers a dynamic and challenging work environment. The campus is easily reached by public transportation as well as most major highways. The College offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. Bryn Mawr College is an equal opportunity employer that believes that diversity strengthens our community; candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
Defy Expectation: The Campaign for Bryn Mawr:
Bryn Mawr College is currently in the final year of a bold fundraising campaign to raise a minimal goal of $250 million dollars. As Bryn Mawr continues to have an unexpected global impact for an institution of our size, we must seize this moment to garner the resources that will propel us forward. As we enter the final stretch of the largest campaign in the College’s history, the work of the Alumnae Relations and Development team will continue to empower Bryn Mawr women to transform lives, societies, and the world.
To express your interest in this role, please submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information for three professional references through Interfolio:
Review of applications will begin immediately.