The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking a Development Coordinator to support the UAB Visual and Performing Arts, which includes the Alys Stephens Center for the Performing Arts (ASC), Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Arts in Medicine (AIM) and ArtPlay.
In this position, the development coordinator is responsible for assisting and supporting the UAB Visual and Performing Arts Development Department in a variety of ways including assisting in all aspects of donor engagement, including meeting scheduling and preparation along with managing volunteers and assisting with fundraising initiatives.
Administrative duties will include CRM input and management and the management of the gift acceptance and acknowledgement process. This position will also assist with grant proposals, sponsorship submissions and reporting.
To be successful in this position, you must be highly organized and have a positive attitude with initiative to implement new processes. You must have excellent communication skills, be a problem solver, be efficient, be able to proactively plan initiatives, and be able to manage multiple tasks at once. You will interact with all areas across UAB Visual and Performing Arts to fulfill the mission of the organization.
This position will report to the Senior Director of UAB Arts in the Office of Advancement.
UAB Advancement welcomes candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community
- Bachelor’s degree in a related field and
- Preferred (2) years of related experience required in fundraising.
- Higher education experience is preferred.
- Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
- Position is full-time, on-site position.
- Some after hour and weekend work required.