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Attention Passionate Wildcat Fans! Have you wondered what a career in fundraising might be like? The Annual Giving Associate for Athletics position is a great place to start for the college sports fan. The AGA Athletics will join UNH's Annual Giving Team, helping to integrate annual giving programming into key fundraising efforts focused on identifying individuals who are interested in financially contributing to UNH Athletics and other programming to advance the university’s mission and strategic plans. The incumbent will partner with fundraising colleagues, coaches, and staff to expand the athletics annual fund by running a comprehensive Annual Giving program that reaches all constituencies, including alumni, parents/families, students, faculty, staff, and friends. While managing a donor portfolio, the AGA will continually strive to improve and extend relationships with all constituencies in ways that have a quantifiable impact on philanthropic revenue. In addition, s/he will participate in an expansion of the existing vehicles and practices through which UNH can capitalize on the energy of a passionate and spirited alumni body.
Hiring Manager: Danny Buzzell
Are you passionate about athletics? Even better, do you see yourself among a throng of Wildcat fans? Yes, well this job might be for you! The Associate Director of Development (ADoD) for Athletics helps drive major gift efforts for UNH Athletics, strengthening a high caliber fundraising program that reflects the University’s culture, mission, goals, and evolving strategic plans. In these efforts, the ADoD will work collaboratively and transparently with coaches, advancement colleagues, board members, senior leadership, faculty, staff, students, and alumni. They strengthen the Athletics major gift team’s systems and structures for planning and decision making around development and participate in an ongoing institution-wide conversation about the vision, strategy, and goals for athletics fundraising. The incumbent embraces diversity and possesses the fundraising acumen to leverage the UNH Development team’s existing capacity while strengthening performance to drive goal-oriented outcomes. The ADoD will drive a heightened level of engagement for prospects, donors, parents, alumni, student athletes and other stakeholders within the UNH community, preparing for the next phase of the University’s fundraising and alumni engagement expansion. The incumbent strives for high achievement of audacious goals that align with the UNH ethos of innovation and renewal.
Hiring Manager: Kevin Connelly