University of Utah Job Description
Supports fund-raising activities, public relations, and management of sponsored programs and special projects/events within a college or department.
Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, or a related field, or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required.
Experience which includes fund-raising, grant and publication writing, planning and implementing special events and programs and a successful track record in raising donations is preferred.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Incumbents in this position have latitude to coordinate specific programs including negotiating fees with vendors and making volunteer and support staff assignments for fund-raising events. This position does not directly supervise others.
Challenges associated with this position include ensuring that deadlines are met, and assisting in the development of fund-raising strategies for an entity not commonly regarded as a source of funding.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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