Assistant Director, Annual Philanthropy

Posted on 08/09/2018

University of Oregon

Eugene, OR

University Advancement is responsible for strategically positioning the UO with its various constituents and securing resources to further its aims. The division consists of approximately 200 employees primarily working out of Eugene, with offices in Portland and Bend. Departments within University Advancement include Advancement/UO Alumni Association, Development, Stewardship and Public Events, Advancement Operations, Federal Affairs, and State and Community Affairs.

The Annual Philanthropy Program (APP) is a centralized fundraising unit responsible for building a broad base of sustainable, annual support for the University of Oregon from alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff, and students. APP also serves the university community by providing expertise in direct marketing and strategic planning to its campus partners, as well as coordinating outreach to alumni and other constituencies to ensure that communication with these groups is effective and fundraising is maximized.

Reporting to the Associate Director of Integrated Marketing, the Assistant Director of Annual Philanthropy is primarily responsible for the oversight of a productive and successful Telefund program, as well the management of email marketing campaigns, and assisting in various other mass solicitation efforts. The purpose of this position is to support to overarching goals of the Annual Philanthropy team.

Working closely with the Associate Director and the Special Campaigns Manager, this position will participate in strategic planning sessions, incorporate emerging trends into current efforts, and effectively manage multiple ongoing projects. This position will also work with partners across campus in areas including academics, arts, and athletics, to create comprehensive solicitation calendars and keep UO branding consistent and cohesive across all outreach.

Salary is commensurate with experience and will range from $36,500 – $40,000. The university offers an excellent package of employee benefits. For further information please see the full position announcement, including minimum and required qualifications, education requirements, and application procedure on the UO website at,  # 522723.

Search will remain open until filled. To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by August 21, 2018. This position is subject to the completion of a criminal background check. We are committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse institution and invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity.

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