Serve as primary administrative support for the School and Center Program in Penn’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations – a program which collectively manages thirteen development and alumni relations programs at schools and centers across the University of Pennsylvania. Provide direct support to the Associate Vice President, the Director of Development for Arts and Culture and the Associate Director of Planning and Analysis around various aspects of the day-to-day operation of this program as well as supporting the program’s broader partnerships, projects and strategies.
The Business Administrator for External Affairs will have oversight of all financial and operational needs for a large, high volume department engaged in fundraising and alumni relations domestically and internationally.
Advancement Research & Analysis is the centrally-located unit that keeps frontline fundraisers up-to-date about potential and existing donors to the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to identifying potential new donors, ARAprovides background information about donors’ ability to, and interest in giving to the University, as well as managing the assignment of these donors.