Current Openings

Opportunities for employment at the UMass Amherst Foundation are listed below. Application guidelines appear within each job description. Other UMass Amherst career opportunities are listed through UMass Amherst.

Director of Development, Isenberg School of Management

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Foundation is seeking a Director of Development to support the Isenberg School of Management. This position, as part of the Isenberg fundraising team, reports to the Executive Director of Development for Isenberg.

Your Responsibilities:

·         Articulate the vision of UMass Amherst and the Isenberg School to constituents.

·         Apply your significant development experience to identify, cultivate, solicit, negotiate and steward major gifts.

·         Manage a portfolio of approximately 90 to 110 major gift prospects. Develop, document and implement a specifically crafted engagement and solicitation strategy for each assigned major gifts prospect.

Executive Director of Planned Giving

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Foundation is seeking an Executive Director of Planned Giving to oversee the development and management of a national program designed to identify, qualify, cultivate, solicit and steward prospective and current planned giving donors. This position reports to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Development.

Your Responsibilities:

·         Manage the Planned Giving staff; mentor Development staff in the area of planned giving, provide training as appropriate, and collaborate on the planned giving activities of the frontline fundraising team.

·         Evaluate the current planned giving program in order to plan, design and implement best methods and approaches.