Associate Director of Development, Bowers College of Computing and Information Science

Cornell University

Job title: Associate Director of Development, Bowers College of Computing and Information Science

Company: Cornell University

Job description: , a nationally ranked Ivy League institution, is looking for an Associate Director of Development, in the Bowers College of Computing and Information Science to join the in Ithaca, NY.

The Cornell Ann S. Bowers College of Computing and Information Science (Bowers CIS) seeks a strategic fundraiser to join us as the Associate Director of Development. As a member of our high-performing team, you will generate philanthropy to support the aspirations of the College. Established in 2020, Bowers CIS is in a high growth period, fueled by staggering enrollment expansion. Your work will contribute to our efforts to secure Cornell University’s excellence in research, teaching and innovation through the Campaign for Cornell

In this position, you work collaboratively with the Associate Dean to direct daily operations and efficiently allocate resources, foster strategic academic partnerships serving as the primary liaison with campus leaders, and manage a portfolio, including known prospect and those new to philanthropy to achieve campaign goals.

Key Highlights:

Operational Leadership: Direct day-to-day operations, collaborating with the Associate Dean to deploy resources effectively, shape strategic partnerships, and seize opportunities that align with program and campaign objectives.

Liaison with Academic Partners: Act as the primary campus-based leader of the Bowers CIS AAD, regularly representing the Associate Dean within the College and AAD organizational structures.

Fundraising Portfolio Management: Design, implement, and support the campaign fundraising volunteer structure. Shape a campaign committee, manage a prospect pool of 100-120 households, and cultivate philanthropic partnerships for major gifts.

Stewardship Excellence: Oversee the stewardship of major and principal gifts, including the design of a naming opportunity program for the new building.

Staff Management: manage the Bowers CIS AAD team, based in Ithaca, NY, empowering the team to foster connections and generate philanthropy.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 5 to 7 years relevant experience or equivalent combination.

Experience in and/or demonstrated commitment to supporting diversity, equity, access, inclusion, and wellbeing.

Interest in and understanding of information age disciplines, computing, information and data science is a plus.

ability to manage within a highly complex and dynamic organization

Rewards and Benefits

Cornell receives national recognition, as an award-winning workplace for our health, wellbeing, sustainability, and diversity initiatives. Benefits include:

Comprehensive health care options

Access to wellness programs

Employee discounts with local and national retail brands

Generous retirement contributions

Leave provisions including three weeks of vacation and 12 holidays

Impressive educational benefits including tuition-free Extramural Study and Employee Degree Program, Tuition Aid for external education, and Cornell Children’s Tuition Assistance program

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This position is based in Ithaca, NY with hybrid work arrangements.

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University Job Title: Major Gifts Ofcr III

Job Family: Alumni Affairs Development

Level: G

Pay Rate Type: Salary

Pay Range: $98,514.00 – $120,406.00

Remote Option Availability: Hybrid Remote

Company: Endowed

Contact Name: Laura Clark

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Expected salary: $98514 – 120406 per year

Location: Ithaca, NY

Job date: Fri, 17 Nov 2023 08:59:31 GMT

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