Gifts Officer

The UW-Green Bay Advancement team invites you to join them in their continuing success in transforming the University through philanthropic investments contributed by passionate donors. The University’s access mission is critical to raising the college attainment rate thus boosting the regional economy. Joining the team as a gifts officer with primary responsibility for furthering the scope of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, and the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare. This leadership position offers you the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on students who seek higher education to be the best they can be. The Advancement team had its most successful year ever in 2022, securing over $13 million in gift commitments.

The Gifts Officer identifies and cultivates relationships with donor prospects, develops and implements fundraising plans, and works collaboratively with college Deans to further the mission of the University. In coordination with the Deans, you’ll develop and actively manage a portfolio of assigned donors and prospects for major gifts ($25,000+) and planned gifts (bequest commitments, charitable trusts, etc.); prepare a fundraising moves management strategy for each assigned donor and prospect; and meet in-person with these alumni, friends, businesses, and foundations, and communicate with them regularly throughout the year.

This is an outstanding opportunity to distinguish yourself, refine key skillsets, and build a network of power relationships. Professional development opportunities are accessible through the Education Advisory Board (EAB). Travel to engage alumni is encouraged.

For further information and position responsibilities, please see the full position announcement.

To ensure consideration, please apply by Sunday, April 30, 2023.