Texas State University invites applications for the position of Assistant AD for Development (Athletics Development Officer) for the Athletic Department. This position reports to the Associate Athletic Director and will supervise two development staff members.
The Texas State Athletics Department currently has over 400 student athletes and competes in 16 intercollegiate sports. With an enrollment of 38,000 students and over 150,000 living alums, Texas State University is the 33rd largest university in the nation and 5th largest in the state of Texas. Located in San Marcos, Texas along the I-35 corridor, 30 minutes from Austin and 45 mintues from San Antonio, Texas State University is located in one of the most prosperous areas in the nation.
The university just completed the "Pride in Action" capital campaign which included improvements to the athletic facilities. During the last 5 years, Texas State Athletics has completed $72M worth of facility improvements which includes a new suite and premium club level, a $34M North End Zone facility, a new track facility, a new golf practice facility, a new baseball and softball complex as well as renovations to Strahan Coliseum and Tennis.
The Assistant AD is responsible for leading and strategically planning the execution of the annual fund campaign; serving as the liaison with the statewide leadership council; fundraising efforts including solicitation, cultivation and stewardship of annual fund and major gifts; managing all fundraising reporting; assisting with creating and implementing programming to increase support of the Bobcat Club; assisting with the solicitation of premium seating and priority seating; managing and coordinating 6 statewide luncheons and acting as the liaison with donor software provider Paciolan.
Required qualifications: skill in Microsoft Office suite, particularly Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint; skill in establishing rapport with internal and external constituents; knowledge of donor software and fundraising reporting; demonstrated effective communication skills; ability to plan and coordinate special events; ability to work evenings and weekends
Preferred qualifications: Bachelors Degree, additional consideration will be given to an applicant who possesses a Masters degree, previous experience in collegiate or professional athletics environment
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.
Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of a criminal history background check.
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Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.
Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.