The Yale University Office of Development leads the university’s fundraising effort and currently comprises a staff of approximately 300. Yale benefits from an outstanding tradition of alumni giving, as well as significant and growing support from parents, friends, corporations, and foundations.

The Office of Development offers a dynamic and challenging work environment with opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, and rewards of a career at Yale University.

Please see below for specific job listings.

Reporting to the director, Advancement Systems, this position is responsible for partnering with staff in alumni affairs and development to identify, design, test, manage, and deliver systems enhancements, and support daily systems operations.
Yale University seeks an experienced and successful planned gift officer to join the distinguished university division of alumni affairs and development. As a member of the Planned Giving team, the officer is responsible primarily for the identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of a robust portfolio of over one hundred planned giving prospects of alumni and friends university-wide.
Reporting to the associate director, graphic design, Marketing & Communications, designs and produces a variety of print and electronic publications and other materials to support the Office of Development’s fundraising and relationship-building efforts.
Reporting to the associate vice president for development, the director of international development plays a leadership role in international fundraising at the university.
Yale University seeks a Reunion Gift officer to join the university’s distinguished division of alumni affairs and development. Reporting to the director of Reunion Giving and, as a member of the Reunion Giving team, the Reunion Gift officer solicits Yale College alumni for gifts of varying sizes during their quinquennial reunions and manages alumni volunteers for several assigned reunion classes.
The director of special assets oversees the evaluation, acceptance, closing, management, and liquidation of non-cash gifts to the university including donated securities and complex (“special”) assets that are managed separately from the endowment.
Yale University seeks a driven and successful fundraiser to join the distinguished division of alumni affairs and development.