Senior Prospect Research Strategist

Idaho, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 01, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

University of Idaho

Senior Prospect Research Strategist

Location: Moscow

Division/College: University Advancement (Div)

Employee Category: Classified

Pay Range: $24.98 per hour or higher depending on experience and education

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:
The Senior Prospect Research Strategist is an integral member of the campus fundraising team. This position is responsible for identifying, researching, and analyzing primarily corporate and foundation prospects for the University of Idaho. This specialized research and analysis facilitates the pipeline of major gift prospects by the University President, Deans, VP's, Development Officers, and other units involved in development activities. This analysis on prospects contains an assessment of ability and inclination to make a major gift and suggest strategies for cultivating and soliciting the prospect. This position supervises and trains the Prospect Research Strategist.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • 4 years research experience in development or related professional arena
  • Experience with online databases and services, information resources and data management
  • Experience with prospect identification strategies and research techniques
  • Experience in project management

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of development activities, preferably in higher education
  • Experience conducting analytical research
  • Knowledge of collecting and tabulating macro-level data
  • Supervisory experience with direct reports and/or volunteers
  • Evidence of initiative and resourcefulness
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess strong interpersonal and customer service skills

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: SP002659P

Posting Date: 11/30/2020

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:
To be considered your “Letter of Qualification” must address each of the required qualifications. Additionally, please provide information in support of your application regarding the preferred qualifications as relevant.

For 1st consideration, please apply by December 14, 2020.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.