Development Officer

Luther College •

Luther College is currently accepting applications for a full-time Development Officer. The Development Officer serves as an ambassador of the College with responsibility to build and develop long-term, donor-centric relationships built on a firm understanding of the donorís interest, passions, and values. The primary objective of the officer is to advance the mission of the College by planning and implementing a program to identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward prospective donors with major and planned gift potential in support of Lutherís fundraising initiatives and institutional priorities. Bachelorís degree and a minimum of three years in development work, major gifts, or related area is required. Degree from a liberal arts college and experience in an academic setting is preferred. Strong interpersonal, organizational, communication and leaderships skills are essential. This position requires traveling on a regular basis as well as frequent evening and weekend hours. Luther College offers an excellent benefit package including a generous retirement contribution, competitive health insurance premiums, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, and tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependents.

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Luther College seeks to build a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students. Luther College is an equal opportunity employer. Women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and perspectives to create an academic community rich with cultural, social, and intellectual diversity. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences that will contribute to this goal. To view the complete job description and apply for this position and all current openings, please go to the employment website at

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