Development Professional – Major Gifts (Corporate) Fundraiser
Wits University is in the midst of a Centenary Campaign with ambitious advancement and fundraising plans to support the realisation of visionary strategic aspirations and associated projects. These will secure the university’s capacity in its mission to be a leading research intensive university that is locally relevant and globally competitive.
The Wits Corporate Fundraiser will play a pivotal role in securing sizable investments in the University’s ambitious plans and projects.
The incumbent will be responsible for identifying opportunities and planning approaches within the corporate sector to secure significant funding to support Wits projects and initiatives. The fundraiser is also responsible for stewarding donors, high-level project management as well as associated administrative tasks. The development professional works closely with other fundraisers and researchers to identify and cultivate prospective donors and plays an active role in contributing to the unit’s donor intelligence.
For full details and to apply can be found on please go iRecruitment (the University’s recruitment site) https://irec.wits.ac.za
Closing date: 2 July 2021