Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Pepperdine Law is seeking to fill two development positions due to the departure of Associate Dean Jim Gash to become President of Pepperdine University and Director of Development Ben Gifford to become an Assistant U.S. Attorney. This is an exciting time to join the leadership team at Pepperdine Law and build on our success over the past two years in raising over $20 million in new endowment gifts (the most in any two-year period in our law school's 50-year history) as we continue our rise:
Assistant Vice Chancellor and Senior Director of Development, School of Law:
The Assistant Vice Chancellor and Senior Director of Development will have primary responsibility for developing, organizing, leading, and implementing a comprehensive fundraising program and strategies for the School of Law and plays an important front-line fundraising role. As a major gift officer, this position will be expected to personally raise major gifts in support of the dean’s fundraising priorities, focusing on donors with a capacity of $25,000 to $1M+. In addition, the Assistant Vice Chancellor and Senior Director of Development will mentor and supervise the Director, Law Associates, the annual giving officer at the School of Law whose primary focus is on gifts of $1K to $25K.
Director, Law Associates:
The Director, Law Associates will serve as an annual giving officer who is primarily responsible for raising gifts in the $1,000 to $25,000 range with primary emphasis on identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding annual donors to the School of Law.