- Job posted on: 13th Sep 2019
- Applications close:
The Director, Development is a highly experienced development professional with an entrepreneurial approach who will take a leadership role in the Development Team to help build UNSW's fundraising program.
You will be responsible for the leadership of strategies to achieve significant philanthropic revenue targets for the Faculty of Engineering. Areas of focus for the Faculty of Engineering include priorities in sustainability including renewable energy technologies and fuels for a cleaner environment, and health and biomedical engineering. You will also be responsible for a personal portfolio of approximately 50 major and principal gift prospects.
The role will focus on leading others to cultivate and solicit major, principal, and planned gifts in support of the University’s highest fundraising priorities in work close partnership with alumni relations and development colleagues.
This position reports to the Executive Director, Development, with a dotted line to the Dean, Faculty of Engineering.
UNSW is currently implementing a ten-year strategy to 2025 and our ambition for the next decade is nothing less than to establish UNSW as Australia’s global university. UNSW is committed to building a world-class development and engagement team that will help advance UNSW’s ambitious goals. Our Development and International Development Teams work closely with individuals, corporations, and foundations to raise philanthropic support for the university’s highest priorities.
About the successful applicant:
Additional details about the specific responsibilities for this role can be found in the position description attached below, or on the Jobs@UNSW webpage.