Senior Director of Development for Medicine Alumni and Internal Medicine

first_imgApplication Process/Additional Information Position Information Job Category University Code15415 Position TypeStaff Position Primary Purpose and General Responsibilities Open Until FilledYes Recruitment TypeMulti Title Anticipated Hiring RangeCommensurate with experience Seven or more years of demonstrated success identifying, qualifyingand soliciting major gift prospects, preferably in the context ofhigher education and/or healthcare.Knowledge of and demonstrated experience in major and plannedgiving concepts and strategies as well as significant experience increating and implementing major gift plans; campaign experience isstrongly preferred.Strong management capabilities and a commitment to mentoring giftofficersMaster’s Degree or work experience at a level that equates to anadvanced degree.Deep appreciation for the mission and aspirations of VCU and VCUHealth and a desire to play a meaningful role in the life of VCUand in the Richmond community.Collaboration skills consistent with bringing out the best in amatrix team, instilling pride in a team effort.Personal commitment to the fund raising industry as evidencedthrough work ethic and aspiration to best practices Working TitleSenior Director of Development for Medicine Alumni and InternalMedicine Scope of SearchNational Is this employee on a H1B Visa? DepartmentSchool of Medicine Job StatusFull-Time Resource CriticalYes University TitleSenior Director 2, Development FLSA IndicatorExempt At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity,service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. Apremier, urban, public research university nationally recognized asone of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place towork. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supportedand your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leavepackage, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and anopportunity to do mission-driven work. Position Number590080 In partnership with VCU Health and School of Medicine leadershipand under the Assistant Vice President for Medicine and HealthDevelopment, the Senior Director of Development for Medicine Alumniand the Department of Internal Medicine will provide leadership andfundraising strategy and oversee major and principal gift activityfor all of the school’s alumni populations and for the Departmentof Internal Medicine ( DOIM ). The position will lead major giftofficers in the Medicine Alumni pod and will personally cultivateand solicit principal and major gifts and in support of theschool’s alumni fundraising priorities and those of the Departmentof Internal Medicine. The position may also support relatedfundraising priorities connected to the VCU and VCU Health’stripartite mission of research, education, clinical care/physicalenvironment.The position will work with the medical school’s alumni population,trainees of Internal Medicine, as well as patients and families whomake gifts in gratitude for the care they received at VCU Health.In compliance with the Health Insurance Portability andAccountability Act ( HIPAA ), the incumbent will partner withphysicians and clinical faculty of the DOIM in to identifyprospective patient donors and to create appropriate fundraisingstrategies. This position builds relationships with colleagues inthe SOM, VCU Health and across the university to carry out theresponsibilities of the role and serves on the assistant vicepresident’s leadership team, serving the philanthropic prioritiesof both VCU Health and the VCU School of Medicine.The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to lead teamsas well as to plan, execute, secure and steward major gifts. Astrong orientation to collaboration is required along with anenthusiasm for maintaining relationships with faculty and clinicalcare teams and an empathy for individuals impacted by healthexperiences. A background in academic medicine, higher education orhealth care is preferred but not required for the candidate whoenjoys new challenges and is eager to pursue a role in health carephilanthropy. Is this position eligible to participate in alternative workarrangements?Yes Minimum of 7 years professional experience in fundraising,preferably in an academic medical center or higher education(Research I) setting or similar complex environments.Demonstrated ability to plan, execute, secure and steward 6 and7-figure gifts through individual effort.Sound judgment, strong interpersonal skills and professionalcredibility required to develop relationships of trust and respectwith a diverse range of constituents, including donors andprospects, healthcare providers, research faculty, senioradministrators, volunteers and stakeholders and developmentcolleagues.Emotional intelligence, empathy and ability to relate toindividuals impacted by health experiencesHighest ethical standards, attention to confidentiality and deepfamiliarity with and a willingness to fully comply with VCU’sinterpretation of HIPAA law as it relates to fundraisingThe ability to work independently, to meet deadlines andconsistently achieve goals while also driving and supporting teamsuccess in a matrix environment; demonstrated experience managingfundraising staff is strongly preferredHigh level of initiative, strong orientation to teamwork and theability to work effectively in complex environmentsDemonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse,equitable and inclusive environmentAttention to detail and the ability to use a database to maintainand review records and reports such as donor data, prospectcontacts, solicitations, and proposalsWorking knowledge of tax laws affecting charitable giving.Must be able to travel involving automobile and/or airplane.Overnight and long-distance travel may be necessary.Excellent written and oral communication skills.Bachelor’s degree required. Preferred Hiring Standards Required Licenses/ Certifications Is this a restricted position?No Minimum Hiring Standards Organizational Overview CampusMCV Campus Hours/Week40 Job Open Date04/25/2021 Posting will close on or before Normal Work Days/HoursM-F University Job FamilyDevelopment Recruitment PoolAll Applicants ORP EligibleYes Employee GroupUniversity Employee Sensitive PositionNo For more information on ORP, visit:Retirement Plans Quick Linkhttps://www.vcujobs.com/postings/105462 Posting Specific QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Optional & Required DocumentsRequired DocumentsCover Letter/Letter of ApplicationCurriculum Vitae (CV)Optional Documentslast_img read more