The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year.
The Manager of Donor Relations plays an important role in strengthening the fundraising program for the University of Miami. The Manager plans and executes advancement and stewardship activities designed to establish donor connections with the institution and help to deepen engagement and foster an environment that leads to philanthropic gifts. In support of those activities, the Manager may communicate with President’s office, Dean’s office, trustees, VIP prospects and donors, School of Medicine department chairpersons, faculty and research staff. This position will play a key role in donor relations and administrative support, but may be called upon to assist with general fundraising activities or to support others. This position will be expected to solve problems and participate in a full range of tasks implementing appropriate solutions in compliance with the University’s policies and procedures.
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three years business office experience required at a senior level, which may include one year of supervisory experience. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. Must be able to work independently and successfully complete projects and resolve problems. Excellent command of the English language, both oral and written with a high level of creativity, attention to details and superior customer service skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access). Must have initiative mixed with good, sound judgment. Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work in a dynamic environment. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.
At the University of Miami School of Medicine, patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.