Associate Director of Individual Giving

Iowa, United States
Competitive Salary
Jul 15, 2021
Aug 13, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

St. Ambrose University is seeking an Associate Director of Individual Giving, a remote position, based in Chicago.  Individual will provide fundraising leadership and execution in the identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of current and prospective donors at the president’s club gift level and above to support the mission of St. Ambrose. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to organize and manage a portfolio of leadership level donors and volunteers through virtual as well as in person visits, and is responsible for growing the leadership parent giving program. This position will also have geographic responsibilities with an emphasis on Chicago, requiring regional travel. Candidate will participate as a member of the Advancement gift officer team with shared responsibility for institutional events, volunteer management, systems management, and computer systems.  Compensation includes excellent educational benefits, a very competitive benefit package, including a retirement matching program.  Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2-3 years successful fundraising or closely related experience. Must demonstrate team-building skills and outstanding interpersonal communication skills; and must be an energetic self-starter.  Position is open until filled. St. Ambrose is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts. People from underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.  Please apply online at and submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.  EOE