Search for University Jobs in Senior Administration

Job ID: 224122

Senior Manager/Manager, Advancement & Alumni (Fundraising)
Singapore Institute of Technology

Date Posted Oct. 23, 2023
Title Senior Manager/Manager, Advancement & Alumni (Fundraising)
University Singapore Institute of Technology
Singapore, Singapore
Department Advancement and Alumni
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Development/Institutional Advancement
    Alumni Relations

Senior Manager/Manager, Advancement & Alumni (Fundraising)

Job no: 498536
Department: Advancement and Alumni
Contract type: Contract
Apply now

Reporting to Deputy Director, Advancement & Alumni, this position will be responsible for creating and driving effective fundraising strategies, developing gift opportunities, managing a portfolio of prospective and existing donors, and building strong philanthropic relationships for SIT.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement effective fundraising strategies to match SIT's mission and fundraising expectations.
  • Develop gift opportunities and create proposals that match the interest of possible donors (Businesses, Individuals and Community Leaders) with the needs of SIT.
  • Steward, maintain and strengthen and SIT's relationships with its prospective and existing donors through active participation in:
    • Timely and effective communication with donors and possible donors
    • Strategically planned and organised appreciation and recognition events to continually engage donors
  • Work closely with senior university administrators and academics, obtaining their support
    while managing expectations and relationships.
  • Support the Division's gift solicitation pipeline and follow-up on the closing of gift/s by assisting in the drafting of Gift Proposal/s and Gift Agreements.

 Job Requirements

  • Degree with at least 7 years of relevant work experience, preferably in higher education sector.
  • A self-starter who can operate with a high degree of independence
  • An excellent track record in fundraising, preferably in university advancement, and good networking with industries.
  • Requires strong analytical and marketing skills 
  • A team player with good engagement skills, including listening, negotiating and presenting.


Apply now
Advertised: Singapore Standard Time
Applications close: Singapore Standard Time


Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

RSS for the latest higher education jobs
Atom for the latest higher education jobs
Need a Sabbatical Home?