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Assistant Director, Advancement (WKSU) #988194
Kent, Ohio
(Posted 12/20/18)

The Assistant Director, Advancement will assist with the planning and implementation of a fundraising campaign and events for the radio station, WKSU. This position will identify, cultivate, and solicit prospects for gifts; and conduct research to determine needs. This position is also directly responsible for managing a portfolio of at least 150 gift prospects. Reports to the Director of Advancement, WKSU.

In 2017, Kent State University was recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education.  This is the eighth time the university has received this distinction.  Kent State offers a competitive compensation package, great benefits, and an excellent Wellness program.

The essential functions of this position are:

  • Coordinate and implement fundraising activities designed to increase and secure donor response.
  • Identify, cultivate, and solicit prospects for gifts.
  • Conduct research to determine needs.
  • Manage donor prospects within assigned area.
  • Assist in planning and developing special projects relative to interests of prospects.
  • Manage and solicit a portfolio of at least 150 gift prospects.
  • May provide ongoing facilitation of fundraising projects and programs.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field required and at least one year of fundraising or higher education experience is preferred.  Ability to work a flexible work schedule and the ability to travel (which may include overnight stays), and to work nights and weekends as requested – is required.

Application Process:  Please apply online at https://www.kent.edu/hr/job-opportunities; include a resume and cover letter, or simply clickAssistant Director, Advancement (WKSU) to direct you to the application process.  A more detailed description of this position can be found at:  http://www.wksu.org/job-opportunities.  You will find additional information about the division and a list of current open positions in Institutional Advancement, by visiting our website: https://www.kent.edu/advancement/institutional-advancement-employment

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Underwriting Account Representative
Kansas Public Radio
Lawrence, Kansas
(Posted 12/15/18)

Kansas Public Radio (KPR), licensed to and located on the KU campus in Lawrence, Kansas, is seeking a seasoned broadcast/digital sales executive who will focus on developing new business. The successful candidate will work to grow corporate sponsorship of KPR in multiple platforms. As part of the KPR Development team, this position will assist with outreach events and membership drives. Compensation includes base salary and performance incentive pay. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent relevant experience required.

To be considered, one must apply at: employment.ku.edu/staff/13342BR. Applications accepted until 01/20/19.

KU prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information and retaliation in the University’s programs and activities.

General Manager
KRCC – Colorado College
Colorado Springs, Colorado
(Posted 12/7/18)

Supports the vision, mission, and strategic plans of the station and the college; provides leadership and direction for radio and internet broadcasting programs and business operations in order to serve the public; ensures compliance with public radio and Federal Communications Commission standards and guidelines.

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