To learn more visit: https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=oo3q5fwG&s=NCAAReporting directly to the President of the OSU Foundation, and filling a key partnership role with OSU’s VP & Director of Athletics (VP/AD), this position is responsible for providing leadership and management of a comprehensive fundraising effort for Beaver Athletics, and for serving as the lead major gift officer for Beaver Athletics. This program will consist of: Our Beaver Nation Annual Fund, a priority seating based annual fund, that currently raises about $9M per year ? A major gift and planned giving program that has raised between $6M and $14M per year since 2007, primarily for facilities ? Partnering with the VP/AD in the recruiting and management of a high level National Advisory Board with the focus on fundraising and the athletic business enterprise ? In conjunction with the CEO of the OSU Foundation and VP/AD this position will lead efforts in the planning and execution of the athletic portion of the next comprehensive university campaign
Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline
Seven years of development work experience in higher education, or a related work experience with emphasis on major gift fundraising experience
Experience gained while working at Division I FBS schools is desirable
Sufficient supervisory experience to demonstrate mastery in this area
Education and experience equivalencies will be considered
A valid driver's license. Ability to travel frequently
Comprehensive campaign experience desired
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. A comprehensive benefits package will be provided. Relocation assistance can be provided, as needed.
To help the university reach its goals, the OSU Foundation aspires to be one of the premier public university fundraising programs. The powerful momentum generated by the recently completed $1 billion Campaign for OSU, with the backing of the university’s many supporters, has fueled Oregon State’s rise as an internationally recognized public research university that also boasts a PAC 12 athletics ...program. The foundation’s CEO Mike Goodwin is a nationally recognized fundraising leader and the board chair of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). The OSU Foundation is located in beautiful Corvallis, Oregon, a city of 54,000 people. Corvallis is consistently ranked one of the best college towns in America and offers the shopping, restaurants and cultural opportunities of a large metropolis with a cozy small-town lifestyle. One of the most affluent cities in Oregon, Corvallis is also one of the top ten most educated cities in America. It has a diversity of living choice, from acreage to serene valley settings to the woodlands of the Coast Range. Corvallis is nestled in the mid-Willamette Valley wine country, 90 miles from Portland and a short drive to the ocean or the mountains.