University of Utah Senior Executive Director of Advancement in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

The senior executive director of advancement (SEDOA) for the University of Utah, Health Academics will lead a team of fundraisers and provide strategic guidance in establishing the vision and annual philanthropic goals for University of Utah Healths schools of medicine and dentistry and the colleges of pharmacy, nursing, and health. This important and highly visible position will report to University of Utah Healths associate vice president-chief philanthropy officer and will collaborate with the deans of each school and college, the directors of advancement, and University of Utah Healths office of advancement to develop a comprehensive fundraising program that includes major gifts, annual giving, alumni relations, planned giving, foundations relations, and a robust stewardship program. The SEDOA will set school-college fundraising objectives and work plans that are meaningful, challenging, realistic, and metric- and action-oriented. This position will help to build comprehensive and to scale advancement programs while also creating, in conjunction with advancement directors, campaign plans with well-articulated case statements. This position has substantial management, supervisory and mentoring responsibilities.