The University of Central Florida Advancement Team is
currently seeking a Director of Advancement,
Colleges & Units
Are you ready to join a university that's got people
The University of Central Florida has created a buzz across the
nation. The power generated by more than 60,000 students sparks
high-caliber ideas for everything from entertainment to energy,
high-technology to transportation. And it has people taking notice,
like the US News and World Report,
which named UCF one of the country's most innovative universities
and The Washington Post , which believes UCF has
Location, location, location: Orlando is so much more than the
theme park capital of the world. From thrilling tourist attractions
to cutting-edge research parks, a high-tech corridor and growing
simulation industry, Central Florida is home to some of the world's
most innovative private and public companies, many of which are led
by UCF alumni. The University has been a key partner in the area's
remarkable evolution and intends to remain America's partnership
university for years to come.
The leadership for UCF Foundation consists of professionals with
significant principal gifts, alumni relations, communications and
campaign expertise. We are committed to mentoring the next
generation of talented professionals and growing a diverse
advancement operation. You would join the Foundation at a pivotal
moment in our institution's history.
Are you ready to make a buzz? Join the conversation as
a Director of Advancement, Colleges &
This position is responsible for creating and executing a plan
to lead the major and principal gifts fundraising program in
support of the College of Undergraduate Studies & Student
Development and Enrollment Services ; responsible for the
discovery, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of major and
principal donor prospects. Adept at engaging alumni, friends,
companies and foundations as both prospects and leadership
volunteers. Able to create partnerships with academic leadership
and a high level of collaboration with fellow fundraising
Bachelor's or Master's degree and 6+ years of relevant
- A fundraising professional with progressively sophisticated
- Proven success building fundraising programs and prospect
- A record of executing cultivation strategies, soliciting and
successfully closing $100,000+ gifts.
- Understand the power of peer solicitation.
- Worked with senior executive or academic leadership to
cultivate, close, and steward major gifts.
- Strong ability to effectively collaborate with UCF colleagues
on high-level, cross-campus donor strategies.
- A record of managing priorities from vision to execution.
- Strong time management and organizational skills are
View the complete job description and apply for the
Director of Advancement, Colleges &
Units. For more information about the
University of Central Florida visit http://www.ucf.edu.
The UCF Foundation website is http://www.ucffoundation.org.
Your assistance with the University of
Central Florida's Affirmative Action Plan implementation
is appreciated. The University collects VOLUNTARY declarations
of race and gender and uses the information to compile
statistics on recruitment success. If you choose to assist, your
demographic information will be used only for affirmative
action. The University of Central Florida is an equal
opportunity, equal access, and affirmative action employer