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Employment

Regional Campaign Officer

OVERVIEW

Oxford University Development (North America), Inc. (OUDNA) seeks an experienced professional working in the field of institutional advancement to serve as a Regional Campaign Officer within its highly successful fundraising and alumni relations program.  Candidates should be able to work within an entrepreneurial setting that promotes a collaborative and cooperative approach to fund raising, alumni relations, and special events.  This position will report to the Deputy Director and the Director of Events & Alumni Relations.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Responsible for engaging alumni and friends of the University of Oxford in large to medium-sized metropolitan areas within the USA and Canada with a goal of fostering an increase in charitable giving and alumni activities.
• Work collaboratively with OUDNA colleagues and in support of members of the University leadership and the Oxford academic community to cultivate and solicit mid-level ($25K to $250K) benefactions to support initiatives across the Collegiate University.
• Monitor all prospect contacts to ensure positive and purposeful activity.
• Travel to cities in North America and to Oxford. 
• Cooperate and collaborate with University/College development/advancement officers. 
• Focus on securing support for a set of priorities identified by the University leadership. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

• One to three years of successful experience in development or alumni relations, preferably in higher education.
• Ability to understand the needs and interests of donors in order to develop relationships between them and the University.
• Interest in all areas of education and a dedication to promoting Oxford’s fundraising priorities through developing excellent relationships with faculty, senior academic leaders, volunteers, and development professionals across the Collegiate University.
• Proven success with reaching out to new prospects and developing cultivation and solicitation strategies across a multi-faceted portfolio.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated record of completing assignments.
• Must be willing to travel.
• Bachelor’s Degree.

If interested in this position, please email a cover letter and résumé to:

Sheila Vera Barrett
Deputy Director
sbarrett@oxfordna.org

No phone calls please and emails should only be sent to the address above.  Thank you.


*Oxford University Development (North America), Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

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