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Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).


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Assistant Director of the Maroon & Gold Athletic Association (MGAA)


Develop and implement a comprehensive strategy for Norwich athletic teams to increase financial support from alumni, parents, friends, and event sponsors. Recruit, motivate, and lead four volunteer boards responsible for increasing membership in our football, hockey, soccer, and rugby clubs and participation in fundraising events. Enlist the help of volunteers and coaches to identify, plan, promote, and staff various fundraising and recognition events (i.e. golf tournaments, pre- and post-game events, NU gear sales, student-athlete awards dinners, etc). Provide fundraising support to the fifteen other university teams.

Establish and manage the MGAA’s annual budget and team fundraising budgets, including revenue projections. Create an event and solicitation schedule that leverages and complements the university’s Development and Alumni Relations master calendar. Craft segmented and targeted solicitations to garner support for the MGAA and Norwich athletics.


Bachelor’s degree with at least three years experience in fundraising, organizing volunteers, or non-profit administration; must have the ability to travel and work evening and weekend events; must possess exceptional oral and written communication, critical thinking, and decision-making skills; must be a self-starter with a proven track record of success; Title IX and Raiser’s Edge experience preferred.

To apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and Norwich University Employment Application to MGAA Search, via email:

Aug. 22, 2013

Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependant care, a retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.

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