Director of Development & Alumni Relations - University of Arkansas Wesley College Ministry (Fayetteville, Arkansas)


U of A Wesley, a United Methodist college ministry at the University of Arkansas, is seeking an experienced, full-time Director of Development & Alumni Relations. This position will cultivate relationships with alumni, friends, donors, and stakeholders of the Wesley ministry, develop new donors, solicit major gifts, write for grants, re-establish an alumni network, and lead and mentor a fundraising team of staff and volunteers. Ideal candidate is a dedicated Christian with a heart for ministry to college students. A Bachelor’s degree and active church membership are required. Five years’ experience in fundraising, grant writing and development and United Methodist church membership is preferred. Seasoned development officers are encouraged to apply. Must have strong organizational and communication skills, have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and be an effective public speaker. Some night, weekend, and out-of-town work required. Salary commensurate with experience, plus benefits. Direct applications to Rachel Boatz at including cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. Applications submitted by January 20, 2019 will receive full consideration. For more information about this position, visit

Contact: Rachel Boatz

Address: 520 N. Lindell Avenue Fayetteville AR 72701

Phone: 4794421820