Advancement Services & Prospect Research Specia...

York College of Pennsylvania

United States

January 24, 2022


Advancement Services & Prospect Research Specialist

Category: Staff Department: Development Locations: York, PA Posted: Jan 5, 2022 Closes: Jan 24, 2022 - 11:59 PM EST Type: Full-time Position ID: 141196


About York College of Pennsylvania:

Established in 1787, York College of Pennsylvania is a private, four-year college located in the city of York, a hub of arts and industry between Baltimore and Philadelphia. Housed on 190 picturesque acres, the college is known for its focus on experiential learning and community engagement, serving over 4,000 undergraduate and 300+ graduate students in more than 70 baccalaureate majors, along with 20+ graduate and professional programs. Deeply rooted in the liberal arts and recognized for excellence in its professional nursing, business, engineering, and education programs, York is ranked among the nation's top 50 Best Value Schools by U.S. News. The College's robust recreation and athletics program is among the best in the region, and is home to 23 NCAA III Division sports teams and 30+ intramural sports. A Princeton Review Best Northeastern College , York prides itself on its experienced, engaged faculty; its high-impact and student-centric philosophy; and its long-standing commitment to affordability and accessibility.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Description:

This position provides data entry and Prospect Research support to the Advancement Division of York College of Pennsylvania. The position also assists the Advancement Services staff in maintaining the donor database and insuring data integrity. The position will also perform prospect research tasks including data retrieval, profile biographies and qualification research.


The ideal candidate should possess a High School diploma; however, a Bachelor's Degree is preferred. Additionally, the candidate should have one to three years data entry or clerical experience and be proficient with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel, Word, and Power Point. Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment while maintaining strong attention to detail and accuracy is absolutely essential. We also require the candidate to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral), as well as the ability to maintain confidentiality at all times. Experience with Blackbaud's Raiser's Edge database is a plus.

Additional Information:

York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications should be received by January 25, 2022.

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