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Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic fundraising leader for a Director of Development position. This position will offer a talented Advancement professional the opportunity to play a leadership role in developing and implementing advancement strategies as part of the university’s campaign and philanthropic goals. Confidence and experience working with high net worth individuals and senior level executives is critical. The successful candidate for this position should have a track record of exercising sound judgment and be comfortable working both collaboratively and independently with colleagues in University Advancement to achieve fundraising goals for the University.
Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic fundraising professional for an Associate Director of Development position. Reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Advancement, the Associate Director of Development will be responsible for developing and implementing advancement strategies for a portfolio of assigned prospects: half for discovery and qualification and half for cultivation and solicitation. This position will create fundraising strategies for those prospects, cultivate relationships with donors, and solicit gifts. In addition, the successful candidate for this position should be comfortable working both collaboratively and independently and exercising sound judgment to develop new relationships and implement an effective strategy for solicitation. The Associate Director will be assigned fundraising initiatives that span areas of priority for the University.
Dominican University of California is seeking a seasoned, highly professional leader for a senior fundraising position as Director of Gift Planning. Reporting to the Vice President, this position is responsible for the engagement, cultivation and solicitation of planned gifts. This position manages Dominican University's overall gift planning program. Additionally, the successful individual will be required to have substantial knowledge of charitable gift planning vehicles, a proven track record of gift solicitation experience and success, and the ability to strategically engage donors to incorporate Dominican University in their financial and estate plans.
Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic individual for an Undergraduate Admissions Counselor or Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions position. As part of an established and successful undergraduate recruitment team, this position will promote the value of a Dominican education and work to recruit, evaluate, and admit freshman and transfer students to the University to help meet recruitment goals. There are two positions available.
Dominican University of California is seeking a dynamic individual for an ILS Events and Conferences Director position. Supervised by the Executive Director of Dominican’s Institute for Leadership Studies, the ILS Events and Conferences Director will plan and manage all of production details of ILS lecture events and conferences, including event planning components of the executive education training workshops. Special events will include, but not be limited to, lectures, workshops, receptions, dinners, and special entertainment programs, executive education event set-up. The position requires working various evenings, weekends and some early mornings.
The Institute for Leadership Studies is a leadership development center that incubates leadership learning ideas and actions. Its mission is to help people become better leaders by advancing the study, teaching and practice of effective, ethical leadership in our world. Through research and planning services, education and training, leadership practice and community programming and projects, the Institute seeks to facilitating positive organizational and societal change, engaged citizenship and socially responsible leadership.
"At Dominican, I enjoy most the physical environment—the green spaces where students gather to study and play, walking from one historical building to the next to meet with colleagues, seeing deer snacking their way from Conlan to Heritage House, and the sense of peace, calm and warmth that is pervasive throughout the campus."
—Sue Stavn, Assistant Dean, Barowsky School of Business