Assistant or Associate Director of Annual Giving

Posted on 08/25/2021

Luther College

Decorah, IA

Luther College is seeking a highly motivated, organized self-starter for the position of Assistant or Associate Director of Annual Giving. The assistant/associate director serves as an active member of the annual giving team responsible for raising annual unrestricted and restricted gifts to the College through solicitation of alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends. The primary objective is to advance the mission of the College by increasing annual giving revenue and participation, broadening the base of support, managing volunteer and peer-to-peer engagement, and strengthening the major gift pipeline through leadership annual gifts. This position manages the leadership annual giving program and supports reunion giving by managing the 10-year and 25-year reunion committees. This position reports to the Director of Annual Giving.

Luther College is home to more than 1,800 undergraduates who explore big questions and take action to benefit people, communities, and society. Our 60+ academic programs, experiential approach to learning, and welcoming community inspire students to learn actively, live purposefully, and lead courageously for a lifetime of impact.

Luther College offers an excellent benefit package including a generous retirement contribution, competitive health insurance premiums, short and long-term disability, life insurance, and tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependents.

Luther College seeks to build a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students. Luther College is an equal opportunity employer. Women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and perspectives to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social, and intellectual diversity. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences that will contribute to this goal.

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