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.

The assistant director for volunteer engagement works as a member of the Yale annual giving fundraising team to recruit, train, engage and recognize the significant number of alumni volunteers who partner with annual giving staff to raise unrestricted support for the university through organized and coordinated fundraising efforts.
Requiring limited supervision and exhibiting significant initiative, the senior administrative assistant will provide high-level administrative support to the donor relations team of the Yale School of Medicine.
Yale University seeks a driven and successful fundraiser to join the distinguished division of alumni affairs and development.
Reporting to the Associate Vice President, Development and serving as a member of the leadership team, manages and provides strategic guidance and oversight to a number of school and unit-based fundraising teams including Yale College, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, the schools of art, architecture, engineering, as well as the university libraries and the collections.
Working with considerable independence and exercising discretion in establishing priorities, provide high-level administrative and fundraising support to the deputy director of the Yale College Alumni Fund and other members of the Alumni Fund team including those who work with the graduate and professional schools.
The assistant director for young alumni works as a member of the Yale College annual giving fundraising team to raise unrestricted support for the university through organized and coordinated fundraising efforts.
Acting with independent judgment and autonomy and employing industry best practices, the project manager will strengthen Yale School of Medicine’s relationship with its generous donors and their families by working with the donor relations team to execute the Yale School of Medicine donor relations program.
Reporting to director of international development, the international development officer is responsible for identifying, cultivating, and soliciting or arranging for the solicitation of gifts of $250,000 and above from individuals and private foundations abroad, with a special ability to travel to Western Europe with a focus on the United Kingdom, as well as being versatile and able to travel to other areas and work with donors from other regions, such as Latin America and Brazil, the Middle East, and Africa.
The corporate strategy officer is a partner in launching the newly established Corporate Strategy & Engagement team and in distinguishing Yale as a leading institution for corporate collaborations.
Reporting to the operations and stewardship manager within the Office of Development’s Corporate & Foundation Relations and Science and Engineering team, the assistant science writer will provide comprehensive writing and writing assistance for all stages of prospect management and proposal development.