Pomona College ,

Prospect Research Specialist

1 month ago
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About this organization

ABOUT POMONA COLLEGE: Located near Los Angeles, California, Pomona College is widely regarded as one of the nation's premier liberal arts colleges. Established in 1887, Pomona College is known for small classes, a challenging curriculum, close relationships between students and faculty, and a range of student research and leadership opportunities. Pomona is a member of The Claremont Colleges.

About this job

POSITION SUMMARY: The Prospect Research Specialist works closely with the College’s Advancement staff to identify prospective donors, conduct accurate and complete confidential research reports and briefs, maintain relevant current news of prospects, maintain prospect data integrity, and contribute to developing new research procedures and strategies for the prospect research program.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Reporting to the Associate Director, Prospect Research, the Prospect Research Specialist performs the following essential duties and responsibilities: Research constituents, donors, and prospects. Creates accurate and complete confidential prospect reports and briefs through a combination of data entry and written summaries; Acts as dedicated liaison and support for assigned development officer, advocates for fundraisers while providing assistance and guidance aligned with overall Advancement goals; Processes proposals, contact reports and other data updates with an eye for details and analytical mindset; With input from the Associate Director, provides relationship management support to fundraisers including tracking relationships and conducting regular portfolio review meetings to analyze and balance portfolio performance; Collaborates with Advancement staff, including but not limited to research, technology, and development teams to strategically identify, research, and recommend prospects; Utilizes the combination of research resources, prospect reports, analytics tools, and discussions with other Advancement staff in conducting day-to-day prospect research and prospect management duties, such as proactive prospect discovery, research, and assignment; Manages prospect research data and maintain data integrity, including quality assurance; Contributes to and documents the enhancements of policies and procedures; Coordinates special projects/tasks and provides guidance and/or assistance as assigned

ADDITIONAL POSITION DETAILS: For a full description of the position, please view the job posting online. Apply online and submit your resume and cover letter.

POMONA COLLEGE REWARDS: Pomona College offers a wide variety of benefits and perks including health, dental, and vision plan options; paid time off; flexible spending accounts; retirement benefits; tuition assistance; fitness and wellness programs; rideshare incentives; and so much more!

Pomona College prides itself in being an open, competitive, and equal opportunity employer.

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For more information and to apply: https://theclaremontcolleges.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/POM_Careers/job/Claremont/Prospect-Research-Specialist_REQ-6603

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