Posting Number 2018-5085 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 2018-09-18 Union N/A School/Division University Development and Alumni Relations (WS1006) Department Name : Annual Giving and Annual Fund FT/PT Full-Time
The Director, Marketing for Annual Giving will be responsible for the strategic oversight of all annual fund marketing initiatives, including Direct Mail, Phonathon, Annual Giving Stewardship, and Digital Giving. He or she will create a seamless giving experience by setting the strategy and direction for the marketing of Annual Giving at NYU. He or she will also be responsible for the strategy and execution of our rapidly growing student giving efforts, as well as annual fund stewardship at all levels.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Required Experience: 5-7 years' experience in marketing, direct marketing, digital communications, student affairs, alumni relations, or equivalent combination. Supervisory experience. Experience in higher education, non-profit, or development environment.
Preferred Experience: Experience with volunteer management and students.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge of communication and marketing best practices and evolving trends. Excellent communication, strategic planning, interpersonal, presentation, and analytic skills. Very proficient in data analytics and data-driven performance metrics, specifically those pertaining to higher education fundraising and marketing. Highly organized and creative; ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced, team-based environment. Ability to interact with a diverse population, including students, alumni, and university leadership. Familiarity with MS Office, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. Experience managing and leading a team toward individual and overall team goals.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Familiarity with fundraising software such as Advance, project management software, and Adobe Creative Suite.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.