Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is searching for a Director, Advancement Services (DAS) to join our Advancement team. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position, and is eligible for full benefits.
Reporting to the Vice President for Advancement and Chief Marketing Officer, this position is responsible for the strategic design, development and implementation of support functions that will enable WHOI to effectively achieve its goals in communications, fundraising and donor engagement. This position is also responsible for managing the Development teams services functions which include but are not limited to administrative support, gift accounting, reporting and stewardship.
This position is a member of the Advancement leadership team and is an active participant in programmatic planning as part of that team. This position will be a key decision‐maker and will be called upon to address critical needs which occur on short notice and requires immediate action.
Financial Reporting/Budget/Gift Management:
Management/Operations/Information Services Support:
This position requires a self-starter that provides leadership, direction, strategy, supervision, and coordination for the Advancement office daily operations – its staff and programs, as well as collaboration with many other departments within the Institution.
Physical tasks include mostly sedentary with occasional prolonged standing/walking; use of hands for basic grasping and manipulation, and repetitive motion. Other occupational requirements include talking, traveling, working around others, and with others. Physical duties are subject to change.