Advancement Officer - Prospect Research & Management - Saint Mary's University

Deadline: Thu, July 21, 2022
Job Title: Advancement Officer - Prospect Research & Management
Institution: Saint Mary's University
Province/Territory: Halifax, Nova Scotia
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Are you inquisitive? Detail-oriented? A wizard at parsing information? Curious about people? Like a good mystery? Want to be part of a team that's making a real difference in people's lives, the "changing the world one incredible student or research discovery at a time" kind of difference? Saint Mary's might just be for you. And you could be for us. Read on to find out! 

If you have a strong understanding of fundraising practices, experience in the not-for-profit environment and the ability to manage, organize and prioritize a broad range of projects we'd love to hear from you!

We're recruiting for the position of Advancement Officer - Prospect Research & Management. In this position, you would work closely with colleagues across Advancement to ensure high-efficiency in a fast-paced environment. This position reports to the Director of Advancement Services and receives operational direction for the Director of Philanthropy. 

You will work to create avenues of revenue through the identification and qualification of mid to high level prospects and suspects from various groups among the wider Saint Mary's University community. You will also be responsible for developing and leading a system of central moves management designed to identify, manage, and maximize prospect/supporter involvement, participation and retention in alumni engagement and fundraising activities across the University. In this position, you will play a key role in the lead up and execution of all major giving activity.