Posted On: 2019-03-07
Closing On: 2019-04-12
Location: Toronto, ON
Employment Type: Full-Time
Level: Intermediate

Job Description

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 24 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.

In this role you will be responsible for the systematic identification, rating, screening, research/analysis and tracking of prospective donors to the Schulich School of Business, York University (prospects typically in the range of $10K to $10 million). You will coordinate all prospect management information and processes on behalf of the Faculty and prepares materials (e.g. research memorandum, briefings, gift analysis opinion, engagement strategies, capacity opinions) to aid in the identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of alumni, friends, corporations and foundations. As Lead Hand, you will coordinate the Schulich Office of Development part-time and casual staff team, including tracing program for high priority constituents related to the Development Office (i.e. donors, prospects, other VIPs). You will coordinate the accelerated prospect engagement (APE) program.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will bring the following:

A University degree in Business Administration, Economics, Communications, Statistics or other related field is required or an equivalent of 4 years recent experience (defined as within the last five years) working at York University and performing the same or similar tasks. This education equivalency is in addition to the experiential requirements outlined. You will also bring 2 years’ recent directly related experience preferably in a non-profit and/or fundraising environment or in a charitable organization setting.

For full position details and to apply to this exciting opportunity visit and refer to posting YUSA-11688.

We offer comprehensive benefits and access to superb educational and recreational facilities. For more information on what York has to offer U please visit:

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