Job Description

Extended Job Title
Development Officer - Major Gifts, SHP/SON

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
101101 - Development Lbk

Position Description
Performs the administrative duties of planning, organizing, directing and coordinating special development efforts. Responsibilities may include: cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of individual, foundation, and corporate support for the TTU/System; adherence to the prospect management system; and plans, coordinates and evaluates development goals. Responsible for fiscal management of development goals. Work is performed under general supervision with broad latitude for initiative. May supervise subordinate employees.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Recommendation/Referral, Writing Sample

Travel Required
Up to 50%

Major/Essential Functions
Meets fundraising goals.  Manages and solicits major gift prospects/gifts and moves them through cultivation cycle with strategy designed to achieve results.  Supports development team on planned gift opportunities and complicated gifts.  Plans School of Health Professions and School of Nursing alumni engagement activities.  Coordinates effectively with Dean of School of Health Professions and Dean of School of Nursing. 

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Excellent written and oral communication skills.  Able to make decisions that reflect positively and appropriately on the institution.  Computer knowledge of Microsoft Office and Advance database system.

HSC - Lubbock

Development Lbk

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree plus three years development or sales related experience. Additional education may substitute on a year for year basis for experience.

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Application Instructions

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