University Advancement Student Research Assistant This is a 20-30 hours per week position that reports to the Assistant Vice President of Research and Prospect Strategy. This position creates concise, accurate and timely research products and information to serve front-line fund-raising professionals needs. Incumbents will have a Strong commitment to providing outstanding customer service Strong verbal/written communication skills Strong organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to attend to details Familiar with basic databases and research practices Good understanding of how to navigate social media platforms Excellent analytical and communication skills to distill data into relevant reports and briefings Job Description Work with Advancement Services team to learn critical tasks related to database management, data acquisition, and reporting. Use a variety of social media tools to help build information profiles for key constituents. Provide excellent customer service to team members, and deliver reports in a timely fashion. Synthesize biographical information, financial data, news and data from public sources to support research reporting to Advancement staff. Track and disseminate breaking news and information about prospects and donors to key stakeholders. Assist with other research and analysis projects as assigned. Send resume with cover letter detailing how your past experience qualifies for this position. Prefer junior or senior status although others will be considered if they have extensive training.