Advancement efforts at the University of Denver have a tremendous impact through our relationships with DU’s remarkable students, dedicated donors, inspiring alumni, engaged families, and wonderful friends. DU is committed to building and fostering a culture of deep engagement and philanthropy in support of our institution as we implement the DU IMPACT 2025 vision. As a part of that effort, we are continuing to grow a team of collaborative, curious, results-oriented, and mission-driven advancement professionals who value inclusivity and who possess a deep respect for one another and for our shared profession.
We are always on the lookout for talented, driven, and passionate advancement professionals. Following are details about positions currently available on the Advancement team. Please visit www.du.edu/jobs to learn more, submit an application, and stay up-to-date on new opportunities.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN ADVANCEMENT
The incumbent will be part of the university-wide advancement team and will be primarily housed within the Sturm College of Law. In this capacity s/he will partner directly with the Dean and a community of talented professionals advancing the mission of the University of Denver and representing the bold ideas of our faculty to inspire philanthropy and engagement.
Director of Development, Daniels College of Business
Manage a portfolio of major gift donors and prospects while also partnering with a campus‐wide network of academic leaders, fundraising professionals, and other key partners to advance the University’s top priorities, as expressed in DU IMPACT 2025.
With a primary focus in their region, the Director of Development is a key fundraising professional for the University of Denver. They will manage a portfolio of major gift donors and prospects while also partnering with a campus-wide, Denver-based network of academic leaders, fundraising professionals, and other key partners to advance the University’s top priorities, as expressed in DU IMPACT 2025.
With a primary focus in their region, the Market Activator will engage alumni, parents, and donors in the region as well as develop a programmatic portfolio for the region in collaboration with the Denver-based advancement team.
This position will work closely with end-users to provide service via a variety of technical solutions. Primary responsibilities will include tier 1 desktop support of Advancement hardware and software—including setup, configuration and deployment, maintenance of the Advancement websites, and basic telephone and network support.
The Data and Gift Specialist performs a broad range of tasks, including data entry and retrieval, gift processing, and participating in departmental priority setting and data control mechanisms to ensure that special projects affecting short-term fundraising goals are completed.
Don’t find exactly what you’re looking for? No problem! Whether you are an accomplished advancement officer or a talented young professional just entering the field, we want to get to know you better! Please take a moment to send your resume, along with any information you would like to share about your accomplishments, goals, and interests.