Stewardship Writer

Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

Date Posted April 07, 2021
Industry Nonprofit
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Associate's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


The Advancement division at Dartmouth is searching for a key partner to join our Recognition & Stewardship team as Stewardship Writer, to advance Dartmouth's fundraising efforts by fostering a culture of donor-focused stewardship and relationship building. Our new colleague will draft correspondence and other stewardship materials to facilitate timely and impactful communications with donors and prospects. Grounded in data and technology, our stewardship work is a collaborative process in which our colleague can be creative and write in multiple voices to support our mission.

Our successful candidate will hold a bachelor's degree or the equivalent in education and experience, with at least five years of experience in executive-level communication and writing in a higher education or non-profit environment. Top notch editing and proofreading skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to develop engaging content for letters and other donor-focused documents will help our new colleague find success on our team. A collaborative nature with strong skills in project management, communications, research, and technology will all be necessary in this important role. Our work finds us responding to the needs and current thinking of our colleagues, donors, and volunteers, and a level of tact and sensitivity will be critical.

This is a great opportunity to join a talented team of stewardship professionals to help Dartmouth express gratitude to our donors and volunteers through the power of the written word. Please visit to learn more about the Advancement division. To explore this career opportunity, we are pleased to provide an online application process for you at where you will have the opportunity to share your resume, cover letter, and writing samples.

About Dartmouth College

Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world's greatest academic institutions. Dartmouth has forged a singular identity for combining its deep commitment to outstanding undergraduate liberal arts and graduate education with distinguished research and scholarship in the Arts and Sciences and its four leading graduate schools—the Geisel School of Medicine, the Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies, Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business.

Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.


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