At UCLA we are energized and inspired by a deep sense of purpose. As the largest department within UCLA’s External Affairs division, UCLA Development’s goal is to increase philanthropic support by building enduring relationships with its prospects and donors. Fundraising initiatives and programs take place in the many units across campus as well as within a comprehensive, centralized structure. Efficient and collaborative prospect reporting and analysis ensure the proper portfolio composition of our donors (individuals, corporations and foundations) and are, in part, why UCLA’s fundraising efforts are ranked #1 among public higher education institutions. As a report of the Director of Prospect Management and Development Analytics, the Analytics Specialist will be an integral member of our dedicated groups of development analytics professions.
In this highly collaborative role, as the Analytics Specialist, you will support UCLA’s fundraising efforts through thoughtful and strategic quantitative and qualitative analysis, data mining and prospect portfolio analysis and reporting. You will work with the Prospect Management team to enrich predictive modeling capabilities and address the prospect portfolio data needs of UCLA’s frontline fundraisers and development leadership to ensure best practices are embraced and implemented. You are well organized, detail oriented, have a high level of initiative, energy and integrity with the ability to communicate results and trends to non-technical users. As the ideal candidate for this role, you are a curious problem solver with strong technical skills and an affinity for data and software. You are passionate about business analytics and are experienced in using Excel for data mining and/or the statistical analysis that will impact UCLA Development’s overall reporting and performance capabilities. If you’d like to join our accomplished prospect management & development analytics team, we encourage you to apply to learn more.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ***, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy - http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct
For a more detailed description of this position please visit UCLA’s Development Careers website at: http://www.developmentcareers.ucla.edu, scroll through the positions and click on requisitions #32130.