Project Manager

Location Chicago, IL (Hybrid)
Starts Ready to interview
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Depending on experience
Our university client is seeking a Project Manager to join their team.

***Covid-19 vaccination required.

This is a hybrid role. 3 days onsite/ 2 days offsite. Schedule can be flexible.

In this role the Project Manager will support the AVP, Development and other Sr. Gift officers in their pursuit of donations ($1M+). Any experience/passion in the non-profit/education/healthcare space a plus! You'll also oversee 2 development assistants to help with these efforts.

Project Manager Responsibilities:
-Monitoring and executing interactions with donors
-Implementing tactical next steps - letters, briefings, reports, presentations, proposals, etc.
-Facilitating internal meetings
-Coordinating logistics for visits, meetings etc.
-Manage 2 development assistants in these efforts.

Project Manager Requirements:
-3+ years of experience
-Have managed projects up for others
-Strong written/verbal skills - will be interacting with high level donors
-Strong professional skills - can take feedback, work with sr. leadership where time is limited

The client is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for this position. If there is a bona fide medical or religious reason why you cannot be vaccinated, you may contact If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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