Mississippi Valley State University

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March 01, 2013

Assistant Vice President for University Advancement




 University Advancement 



Assistant Vice President for University Advancement






Full Time



Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


The Assistant Vice President for University Advancement is responsible for working under the leadership of the Vice President for University Advancement to enhance overall fundraising and stakeholder constituency relations. The AVP for Advancement will assist in providing leadership to various fundraising vehicles and programs with special emphasis on major gifts and corporate and foundation giving. The AVP will provide expertise and support to the department with regard to enhancing accuracy and efficiency of the department’s gift recordation, donor records and database management processes.

Qualifications Required :

Bachelor’s degree, with five or more years administrative (director’s level or its equivalent) experience in a private, non-profit, political and/or higher educational fundraising setting.  A master’s degree and/or professional certification in fundraising management is a plus. Experience as a Major Gifts fundraiser with particular familiarity with the development and moves management process of a major gift portfolio in Higher Education as well as experience in overall gift database management is highly desired          


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941


Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer