Senior International Major Gifts Officer

Babson College

Wellesley (Babson Park), Massachusetts

This role offers the possibility of being based in Europe, preferably London, for candidates with the ability to work and live in Europe.

Babson College believes that entrepreneurship is more than just creating a new business. Instead, it is the world’s most powerful force for social change. As the undisputed leader in entrepreneurship education, Babson College teaches the next generation of visionary leaders to solve problems through an action-oriented learning and living experience that will prepare them for the challenges they’ll face every day in their career and beyond. More than 2,000 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate students, representing 70 countries, attended Babson College in the 2012-2013 academic year. Babson was named the #1 College in America by Money magazine in 2014 and ranked #1 for entrepreneurship an unprecedented 20 years in a row by U.S. News & World Report.

The Opportunity

Based at Babson College’s campus in Wellesley, MA (near Boston) or in Europe with a preference for London, England, the Senior International Major Gifts Officer will oversee the College’s relationship with approximately 175-200 European-based individuals, including alumni, parents and friends, who are capable of making major gifts of $100,000/£100,000/€100,000 and above. Experience in soliciting and securing major gifts in institutions of higher education and a deep understanding of European philanthropy is required, and fluency or proficiency in languages in addition to English is a plus (French or Spanish preferred).