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NEEDED:  Strategic Research Graduate Assistant

$15 / hour, 20 hours per week
Start date:  As soon as possible
End Date:  either June 30, 2016 and/or through the summer of 2016

Position Summary:

The University Development Office (UDO) is responsible for the strategic leadership of the University’s overall fundraising activities. The department provides direction, counsel and services to the schools and units across campus and works with the Lead Development Officers (LDO) to ensure a unified campus-wide fundraising strategy. Areas of support within UDO include: Gift Processing, Gift Planning, Stewardship, Data , Analytics and Research and Communications.

Reporting to the Senior Associate Vice Chancellor (SAVC), and working closely with University and campus leadership, the Strategic Research Graduate Assistant will work directly with the LDOs in the schools and units along with their respective accounting associates. The Assistant will inventory equipment, computer programs and any other donations to the schools and units currently in use.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Take inventory of all donated equipment and programs to the schools and units across campus.
  • Work directly with the LDOs and SAVC to evaluate values of contributed equipment and programs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the SAVC.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree is strongly preferred.

Qualification and Experience Requirements:

  • Demonstrated skills, knowledge and experience in academic research.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience in a college or university settings preferred: philanthropy, public policy, non-profit organization government or public service.
  • Strong organizational ability and attention to detail.
  • Excellent project management, follow-through and time-management skills with little to no supervision.
  • Ability to work and effectively communicate with all levels of University administration.

If interested, please forward your contact information and resume to:

Ms. Carroll Scott

Project Coordinator, University Development Office

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Campus Box # 6100, Chapel Hill, NC  27599

208 W. Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516

O:  919-962-6575 |

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