Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Commensurate with experience
Valparaiso University now invites nominations and applications for multiple Major Gifts Officer positions.
The Major Gifts Officer will be responsible for securing major gifts of $50,000 and above to Valparaiso University. Under the leadership of the Executive Director of Major Gifts, the Major Gifts Officer will manage a portfolio of approximately 150 prospective donors and will be expected to cultivate, solicit and steward these important alumni and friends of the University. This position also will play a critical role in identifying and engaging new prospects for the next comprehensive campaign effort.
The Major Gifts Officer will:
To be considered for this position:
Step 1: Complete the Valparaiso University Employment Application.
Step 2: Send electronic copy of cover letter, resume and list of references.
Step 3: Please complete the EEO form. (Completion of this form is strictly voluntary, however, we would appreciate your input).
All materials can be sent electronically to Human.Resources@valpo.edu (OR) fax to 219-464-6887.
Please address cover letter to:
Jeri Pat Gabbert, Executive Director Major Gifts
Equal Employment Opportunity - Non-Discrimination and Commitment to Diversity - (Informational material).
Valparaiso University does not unlawfully discriminate and aims to employ persons of various backgrounds and experience to help constitute a diverse community. Its entire EOE policy can be found at:
NOTICE: Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Valparaiso University participates in E-VERIFY to confirm work authorization.