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Development Associate

Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY 10007
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Position Summary

Under direction, assists in the cultivation, management, and stewardship of prospects and donors, as well as the planning and execution of fundraising activities\. This position will work in the area of alumni relations, annual fund, campaigns, corporate and foundation relations, major gifts, or planned giving\.

Job Responsibilities

+ Manages major gift and/or alumni prospects using fundraising software\. Maintains information and data integrity within the fundraising system, adhering to established departmental standards and policies of moves management\.

+ Generates queries and reports to be used to analyze program effectiveness, identify donor candidates for upgrade, and identify trends using fundraising software\.

+ Assists donors, alumni, prospects and VIPs with patient referrals, admissions, inquiries and complaints\.

+ Drafts materials for donors and/or alumni including proposals, briefings, stewardship reports, budgets, special acknowledgments, invitations and other correspondence\.

+ Assists with staffing special fundraising and/or alumni committees\. Drafts agendas, minutes, speaking points, and supporting materials for these meetings\.

+ Coordinates various special events and handles arrangements, briefing packages, travel arrangements and RSVPs\.

+ Researches demographic, biographic, asset, wealth, relationship and activity information for donors and other constituents\.

+ Alongside gift officers, meets with faculty leadership or volunteer leadership to identify prospects, prepare for presentations, review solicitations, etc\. Manages debriefs of meetings and completion of action items\.

+ Provides administrative support, which may include calendaring, expense reporting and vendor management\.


+ High School Diploma in related field


Associates Degree is preferred\.

Approximately 2\-3 years of prior related experience\.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

+ Excellent computer skills including good working knowledge of MS office\. Ability to learn new computer software and applications\.

+ Ability to communicate instructions and observations effectively verbally and in writing\.

+ Strong organizational and communication skills as well as the ability to work independently\.

+ Diplomatic and discreet\. Must be able to handle confidential and sensitive information of often high\-profile individuals with care and discretion \(personal, healthcare, wealth, financial, and family information\)

Licenses and Certifications

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

Standard office work\.

Some evening and weekend work may be required\.

Occassional travel within NYC may be necessary\.

Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world\. Our doctors and scientists\-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization\-are engaged in world\-class clinical care and cutting\-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies\. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U\.S\. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey\. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork\-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork\-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork\-Presbyterian/Queens\. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients \- the center of everything we do\. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer\. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information\.
Posted: 2019-07-10 Expires: 2019-09-09

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New York, NY 10007

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