Program Manager, Stewardship
Tulane University New Orleans, LA Full-time Education
Posted on February 26, 2023
The Program Manager for Stewardship is a full-time professional position reporting to the Director of Principal Gifts. The Principal Gifts Office oversees the relationships, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of the University’s highest-priority prospects.
The Program Manager will develop and execute highly personal and customized stewardship plans for the university’s top donors and prospects. They will work in close collaboration with gift officers, donor relations, advancement leadership, communications, event planning and gift planning/compliance.
The ideal candidate will be a creative and out-of-the-box thinker who can formulate and develop new ideas for communicating with donors above and beyond standard reporting procedures. They will work to enhance the donor experience and cultivate a deeper relationship between Tulane and the donor. They will work with gift officers and advancement staff to create strategic, focused efforts to acknowledge donors and demonstrate that their gifts have been well used and made a difference in areas of import to the donor.
This position also requires a high level of organization, and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, meet ongoing deadlines, and coordinate with a wide variety of people across the university, including faculty, students, and administration.