Athletic Development Officer - Major Gifts

Virginia, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 03, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Old Dominion Athletic Foundation (ODAF) is seeking candidates for the Athletic Development Officer – Major Gifts (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will identify, assess, cultivate, and solicit annual, major, and planned gift for the Old Dominion Athletic Foundation’s fundraising initiatives including capital campaigns, scholarships, endowments, and program support. This position will also provide enhancement fundraising for specified athletic programs and will support the annual fundraising efforts, including ticketing, parking and hospitality, special events and donor relations and stewardship efforts of the Old Dominion Athletic Foundation (ODAF). This position will also be responsible for other duties as assigned, including but not limited to premium seating and Big Wheel Club.

Required Education: Master’s degree or bachelor’s degree with experience that equates to a master’s degree.

Required Qualifications: Considerable progressive experience in athletic development or related field. Ability to clearly and effectively communicate the athletic fundraising objectives to all constituents through personal visits, direct mail campaigns and special events. Demonstrated annual and major gift fundraising success.

Review Date: This position closes on March 17, 2021.

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.