The Texas State University Athletics Department, a member of the Sun Belt Conference, is seeking applications for an Assistant Director of Development (Athletics Intern). This position is full time and benefits-eligible and reports to the Director of Development. This position will be responsible for managing and serving as primary contact for all game day hospitality area operations as well as planning all aspects of Bobcat Club events throughout the year including donor luncheons, dinners and the department’s annual auction benefit Bobcat Bonanza. The position will hire, train and supervise student interns; solicit potential gift-in-kind program partners and maintain program; oversee all social media and website content; coordinate member benefits fulfillment; manage collateral creation and yearly appeals (direct mail, email, video, phone, etc.) for the athletic development office; and perform other duties as assigned.
This job posting will close on August 9, 2017.
Required Qualifications: skill in preparing documents and spreadsheets, particularly skill using Microsoft Word and Excel; skill in using Microsoft Outlook calendaring system; ability to write clear, concise and grammatically correct correspondence, reports and letters; ability to prioritize workload and delegate or adjust as necessary; ability to read, understand and interpret general university and department policies and procedures; ability to work nights and both days of the weekend.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s Degree, development or sales experience, prior experience working in a collegiate athletic department or equivalent professional setting, experience with donor software and fundraising reporting, event management experience, experience with Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Photoshop.
Texas State University is a doctoral granting university located in the burgeoning Austin-San Antonio corridor, the largest university in the Texas State University System, and one of the 50 largest universities in the nation. Texas State's 38,000 students choose from 97 bachelor’s, 88 master’s and 12 doctoral degree programs offered by the following colleges: Applied Arts, McCoy College of Busine...ss Administration, Education, Fine Arts and Communication, Health Professions, Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, University College and The Graduate College. As an Emerging Research University, Texas State offers opportunities for discovery and innovation to faculty and students.
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