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Senior Assistant Manager, Advancement & Alumni (Fund-raising)

Our client is a leading firm in the higher education industry

Job No: 2242      |       Advertised on: 2021-01-05      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): West (eg: Queenstown, Jurong, Clementi, Tuas)

  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for a Senior Assistant Manager, Advancement & Alumni (Fund-raising) to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

Reporting to Director, Advancement & Alumni, the Senior Assistant Manager will conceptualise and drive effective fundraising strategies, develop gift opportunities, grow and managing a portfolio of prospective and existing donors, and build strong and donor-centric philanthropic relationships for the University in support of its vision and mission.

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Conceptualise and drive effective fundraising strategies
  • Research, identify, cultivate new donors; grow donor pipeline to secure new gifts in support of the University's vision and mission.
  • Also responsible for: drafting proposals, preparing presentations and other fundraising materials, as well as preparing accurate gift acceptance documents.
  • Steward, maintain and strengthen and the University's relationships with its prospective and existing donors through proactive participation in:
    • Timely and effective communication with donors and possible donors, including appreciation letters
    • Strategically planned and organised appreciation and recognition events to continually engage donors
  • Build strong working relationships with internal stakeholders – including faculty, staff and students – to obtain their support through the fundraising process while managing expectations and relationships.
  • Perform other duties in support of the Advancement & Alumni Division as required.


The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • A good university degree with at least 3 years of relevant work experience, preferably in higher education sector.
  • An excellent track record in fundraising, preferably in university advancement, and good networking with industries
  • Highly motivated and responsible self-starter who can operate with a high degree of independence
  • Great interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Strong analytical, marketing skills 
  • excellent presentation and communication skills (verbal and written)

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$4,500.00 - S$5,000.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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