Development and Alumni Relations (DAR) at the University of Nevada, Reno seeks an experienced Associate (ADOD) for the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) to join the development team at UNR Med. The ADOD will work directly with the Executive Director of Development of DAR, Dean of UNR Med, the medicine Advancement & Engagement team, and faculty/staff within the school. In addition, the successful candidate will work with the School and DAR to manage relationships and secure support from donors. The successful candidate will solicit gifts, provide stewardship, collaborate with the Dean and faculty to produce development proposals and assist DAR’s Alumni Association to engage alumni and friends. The ADOD will work with the School’s development team, which currently includes a Director of Development.
Regional and national travel is expected. Evening and weekend work is required.
Because of the sensitivity of the information and data, the individual must adhere strictly to the highest professional ethics, confidentiality, discretion and judgment. This position offers the opportunity to work independently in an evolving and changing fundraising environment and combines a high level of initiative, creativity, and collaboration and widespread public interaction.
Bachelor's Degree and four years professional experience or a Master's Degree and two years of professional experience is required.
Interpersonal, public relations and customer service skills, including the ability to interact effectively with coworkers, students, volunteers, administrators, alumni and donors, and strong organizational skills are preferred.