Babson College strategically partners with educational institutions, foundations, nonprofits, governments, and NGOs around the world to advance economic, social, and personal development through global entrepreneurship education. The goal is to ensure a global perspective through programs that provide the opportunity to live or travel overseas and experience an enriching international appreciation. With more than 2100 undergraduate students and 900 graduate students from 80 countries, Babson’s strives to be the preeminent institution for “Entrepreneurial Thought and Action.” For nearly 100 years, Babson has educated leaders who have the potential to create great economic and social value in the world. U.S. News & World Report named Babson the “Best for Entrepreneurship” for both undergraduates and MBA students as well as the “Best Business Program.” The school has also received recognitions for quality education from Money Magazine, Bloomberg, Financial Times, and Princeton Review.
Babson College is seeking an experienced major gifts fundraiser for an exciting position based in either London or the Boston area. The International Advancement Officer will manage the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of non-U.S. based donors and prospects. The role will include executing new strategies for major gifts outreach, briefing senior leadership and faculty for donor meetings, and promoting Babson throughout Europe and the Middle East. Reporting to the Director, Regional and International Advancement, the ideal candidate will be flexible, able to adapt to changing circumstances, have proficiency in another language and possess at least seven years experience in major gifts.