Senior Associate Director, Leadership Gifts Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

As a world-renowned research university, Princeton University seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,252 faculty members instruct approximately 5,200 undergraduate students and 2,700 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

Founded in 1826, the Alumni Association of Nassau Hall was organized "to promote the interests of the College and the friendly intercourse of its graduates." Approximately 190 years later, the Alumni Association of Princeton University, with more than 90,000 undergraduate and graduate alumni members, continues to thrive.

The Opportunity

The Senior Associate Director, Leadership Gifts (Senior Associate Director) is a frontline senior level major gift officer responsible for successfully managing a portfolio of qualified potential donors who are capable of making gifts to Princeton into the seven figures. A member of the Capital Giving staff, the Senior Associate Director will develop long-term fundraising strategies in accordance with University priorities as defined by Princeton’s leadership. The ideal candidate will possess a proven track record of successful major gift fundraising and strong familiarity with Princeton University and its mission, along with the ability to work with a high degree of flexibility in a highly-collaborative, fast-paced, goal-oriented environment.

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Past searches and placements for Princeton University

  • Associate Director, Art Museum Development
  • Executive Director of Leadership Gifts
  • Director of Development, Principal Gifts
  • Deputy Vice President for Development
  • Vice President for Advancement

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