The Director of Development for interscholastic sports works in consultation and close coordination with the Athletic Director on all matters. The Director of Development is responsible for developing, proposing, implementing, and overseeing a comprehensive fund development program in support of the university’s intercollegiate athletics program.
The director maintains an updated listing of prospects working with the Athletic Director, team coaches, department personnel, university advancement marketing, as well as athletics marketing and volunteers; devises effective donor strategies and recognition opportunities; identifies and cultivates major gift donors and alumni contacts; and is responsible for direct solicitation and stewarding of established donors.
Administrative responsibilities include:
Specific responsibilities include:
Qualifications. Bachelor’s degree required. Recommended at least two years of Division 1 intercollegiate athletics facility operations or experience preferred. The position requires some knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Salary Range. For this position is $40,000-$65,000 as an entry-level position for athletic administration.