Prospect Research Analyst
Job ID: 49283
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Equal Employment Opportunity
An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled
& Veteran Employer.
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The Prospect Research Analyst identifies broad prospect pools and provides research on individuals, corporations, and foundations.
Conducts In-depth Analysis
As part of the research team, identify qualified, suspects/prospects pools for Strategy Partners’ use with Colleges/Units.
Conducts In-depth Research
Develop concise and relevant prospect profiles, providing in-depth biographical data, financial/net worth analysis, indicators of possible philanthropic interest and eventual intent of potential donors. Conduct pre-qualifications.
Participate in prospect research data-entry and reporting. Protect confidential information. Other duties as required.
Liaison & Other
Liaison between Colleges/Units development officers and Advancement Services. Other duties as required.
Bachelor’s degree and two years of experience; or a high school diploma/equivalent and experience equal to six years. (Note: post-high school education can substitute for experience at the equivalent rate.)
Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion.
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office products suite (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word), or equivalent software.
Must be a self-starter, comfortable working independently.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Ability to prioritize, organize and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously and accurately in a detail-oriented environment.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and successfully manage competing deadlines.
Ability to handle confidential, sensitive information with the highest degree of professionalism.
Skilled in utilizing the internet for research purposes.
*Applicants must upload a cover letter & resume with their online application. *
Knowledge of fundraising practices.
Minimum of one year of research experience.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Strong focus on customer service and proactive problem resolution.
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University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the
sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while
embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the
traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in
1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of
higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in
tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and
embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of
a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people
whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!
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This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.
Soft Money Funded Position
This is a soft money funded position, with renewal based on available funds and the needs of the University.
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Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.
How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.
Open until filled
This position is being advertised as open until filled.
The hiring committee will review applications as received.
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Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.