Colleges of the Fenway Annual Giving Officer - Leadsership - Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston, Massachusetts

Wentworth Institute of Technology is a nationally recognized, private, coeducational institution of higher education offering master?s, baccalaureate, and associate degrees and certificate programs to more than 4,000 students each year in the disciplines of computer science and computer information systems, architecture, interior and industrial design, engineering, management, and applied mathematics. Wentworth has graduated just under 50,000 students who have assumed leadership roles in their professions. Wentworth?s mission and core purpose is to empower, inspire, and innovate through experiential learning. Its vision is to become nationally recognized as the university of choice for externally collaborative, project-based, interdisciplinary culture for learning (EPIC).

The Division of Institutional Advancement raises Wentworth?s visibility and credibility, cultivates relationships with alumni and friends, and secures financial resources in support of Wentworth?s vision. Our vision is to create top-of-mind presence among constituencies and visibility that will lead to support and advocacy from the private sector. We seek to create, sustain, and support a climate of respect, honesty and compassion that values innovation, empowers the individual, recognizes talent and celebrates achievement, and fosters a spirit of open communication, mutuality, collaboration, teamwork, and fun.

Reporting to the Director of Major Gifts, and working in collaboration with the Associate Vice President of Institutional Advancement and the Director of Annual Giving, the Annual Giving Officer ? Leadership will support the fundraising efforts of the Institute through the systematic identification, solicitation, and stewardship of alumni and parents capable of giving $1000 to $25,000 annually with a goal of growing the number of members recognized in the President?s Society by a minimum of 10% per year. The Annual Giving Officer will be responsible for articulating a compelling case for unrestricted support as well as working on special programs to raise funds for strategic priorities at the Institute. In addition, this professional will work with the annual giving staff on a variety of marketing and communication efforts. Frequent regional travel, occasional travel outside of New England as well as work on select nights and weekends is necessary.

Wentworth is an AA/EEO employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Wentworth is a tobacco-free campus.

Date Posted: 7/21/2017