Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is an institution dedicated to innovation and discovery for cancer research and care. Located at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center has been recognized as a “Cancer Center for Excellence” by the state of Florida and it is south Florida’s first and only university-based cancer center. The work of the 130 cancer specialists and 115 cancer researchers at Sylvester continues to be groundbreaking, including the establishment of a first-in-the-nation Department of Interventional Radiology and state-of-the-art patient-centric facilities.
The Assistant Vice President, Advancement for Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is an ambitious, experienced, metrics-driven fundraising leader who is prepared to develop key strategies and goals to move the program forward. This talented communicator and manager should demonstrate a commitment to the organization’s mission, the ability to understand the center’s patient community, and a growth-driven mindset. S/He will bring an exceptional track record in major and principal gifts and superior management experience to lead a team of 22 individuals. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record partnering with academic leadership within the context of a significant campaign, ideally within healthcare or higher education.