Assistant/Associate Director of Prospect Development

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Denison University is an academically rigorous liberal arts college with an increasingly diverse campus community. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison is located in the village of Granville, 30 minutes from Columbus, Ohio, the state capital, which hosts a wide range of cultural and artistic opportunities. Granville also offers an excellent public school system and easy access to outdoor activities.

The Institutional Advancement Team at Denison is seeking an Assistant/Associate Director of Prospect Development to join the department. The college and the department are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming community for students, staff, and faculty.

This role builds strong partnerships with front-line fundraisers and prospect development colleagues in developing strategic recommendations and approaches for prospects at various points of the donor cycle. This individual will work independently as lead prospect management advisor for an assigned portfolio of fundraisers.

A successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of two years demonstrated experience in prospect development, prospect research, fundraising, or commensurate experience.  The candidate must have problem solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills, along with strong verbal and written communication skills.  In addition, the candidate must exercise discretion in working with confidential information.  The ideal candidate will have experience with RENXT, Raiser’s Edge, FPM, IWave, or LiveAlumni.  We highly encourage applications from candidates who are historically under-represented in Higher Education to apply.

For additional requirements, information, and to apply please visit the following link: This position is open until filled. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to attract and hire candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences and identities. Denison fosters a campus community that recognizes the value of all persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender expression and identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and antiracism (IDEA) at

Denison University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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