Institution: University of Central Arkansas

(Senior) Director of Development, College of Education/Assistant Director of Planned Giving

Department Org200100 - Office - Institutional Adv

Position Summary

Advancement efforts at the University of Central Arkansas have a tremendous impact on our students and community through resources secured from donors for scholarships, faculty positions, programs, and innovative facilities. Understanding that consistent engagement and outreach efforts will be required to build the culture of engagement and philanthropy that the University seeks, Advancement strives to build lifelong relationships with our alumni, families, and friends. Advancement professionals at the University of Central Arkansas are relationship-focused, alumni- and donor-centric, collaborative, ethical, and results-oriented. We are committed to excellence and consistently challenge ourselves and each other to strive toward higher levels of achievement.

This position reports directly to the Assistant Vice President for Development and works in coordination with the Dean of CoE and the Assistant Vice President & Campaign Manager. This position will be responsible for designing and implementing major gift and planned giving fundraising strategies in support of the University of Central Arkansas’ mission and goals. The potential candidate will primarily serve the CoE in supporting its initiatives and priorities with the interests and passions of donors advancing successful major gift partnerships. This position will also focus on the qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of donors capable of making a deferred gift to the University, regardless of their academic background or affiliation.

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