Reporting to the Executive Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations, the Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations is responsible for engaging with and supporting faculty, deans, and other campus leaders to secure funding from corporations and foundations for University initiatives and faculty-led research, scholarship, and creative activity efforts in the department of Development.
collaborates with development colleagues to identify promising projects; and assists with managing the Corporate and Foundation Relations pipeline.
The Director is responsible for securing corporate and foundation contributions of up to seven figures. This position reports the Executive Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations and is a part of a three-person Corporate and Foundation Relations team.
This is a position in the CSU - Management Personnel Plan (MPP), and serves at the pleasure of the President. This position will require adherence to University compliance training such as : Conflict of Interest and Ethics, AB 1825 Sexual Harassment Prevention, Information Security, and Injury and Illness Prevention Program.
The person hired for this position may be required to complete an outside employment disclosure statement in accordance with Title V of the California Code of Regulations.
recruit faculty grant seekers and champions within the administration
and write proposals / requests to secure gifts, grants, and other forms of support in order to meet annual fundraising goals
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Classification : Administrator II
Hiring Range : Commensurate with experience
San José State University offers employees a comprehensive benefits package typically worth 30-35% of your base salary. For more information on programs available, please see the .
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For full consideration, applicant materials should be received by June 2, 2021 .
Telephone : 619 / 215-9084
Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. SJSU will issue a contingent offer of employment to the selected candidate, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and / or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information.
Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was offered the position on a contingent basis.
The standard background check includes : criminal check, employment and education verification. Depending on the position, a motor vehicle and / or credit check may be required.
All background checks are conducted through the university's third party vendor, Accurate Background. Some positions may also require fingerprinting.
SJSU will pay all costs associated with this procedure. Evidence of required degree(s) or certification(s) will be required at time of hire.
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