Full Benefits, including retirement contributions.
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: STAFF - VA - 24070
The Director of Development – Annual Fund is responsible for overseeing, promoting and expanding the Bobcat Athletic Scholarship Fund for Bobcat Athletics through increased awareness, understanding and growth within the MSU Athletics Community, state of Montana and region to help expand and grow with the increased needs of the department
Day to day operation of the Bobcat Annual Scholarship Fund. Plan, implement, coordinate and promote all aspects of the Bobcat Club Annual Scholarship Fund, including season ticket campaigns, unique fundraising initiatives, special events, and social media in conjunction with the athletic department social media team.
Help Coordinate all Bobcat Club communications with its constituents, develop and maintain Bobcat Club budget, and marketing plan.
Coordinate, monitor and solicit Department of Intercollegiate Athletics staff for Bobcat Club Annual Scholarship contributions.
Oversee and coordinate Bobcat Club/Athletic Department Special Fundraising initiatives
In conjunction with the Director of Marketing & Game Day Production, recruit and manage interns for the Bobcat Club Intern Program.
Presence at game days to help coordinate and run premium hospitality areas.
Bachelor’s degree in Sport Administration, Business, Marketing, Communications or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Significant experience in development or athletic marketing in collegiate athletics, professional sports or a related field with proven experience in achieving business-related goals.
Proven brand building skills, and creative thought process.
Experience working with email marketing platforms and knowledge of tracking effective analytics.
Proven ability in interpersonal communication, including but not limited to, speaking with current & potential donors.
Montana State University is a NCAA Division I institution. As a member of the Big Sky Conference it sponsors 15 varsity sports. The Director of Development – Annual Fund reports to the Deputy Athletic Director – External Relations and is responsible for the Annual Scholarship Fund for Bobcat Athletics, promoting and expanding the understanding and revenue for the departments Student-Athletes Scholarships.