This position requires a highly entrepreneurial approach to fundraising and the ability to develop and execute strategies to engage potential prospects with no prior connection to New York University based upon their interests and/or business priorities. Out-of-the box thinking, creativity and business development experience are highly desirable attributes for this position.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree. 7-10 years’ relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must include experience in institutional grant writing and fundraising. Must include experience writing proposals and closing gifts of six figures and higher. Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to take initiative and collaborate with others. Working knowledge of various software applications. Strong knowledge of MS Office Suite. Keen understanding of the multi-interdisciplinary nature of sciences and technology and the ability to develop “big idea” project proposals across domains.
Master’s degree. Educational background in Public Health, Science and/or Technology strongly encouraged. Ability to communicate and translate scientific language to a non-scientific audience.
How to apply: Applications are submitted online.
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