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Associate Director for Alumni Relations
Date Posted 08/28/2018
Hiring Status No Longer Accepting Applications
Location Twin Cities Campus
Position Responsibilities
The Associate Director for Alumni Relations will coordinate alumni association events and programs for alumni initiatives in the Twin Cities market.  This position will develop and maintain important relationships with volunteers and key stakeholders to develop and expand programming and engagement opportunities for Saint Mary’s alumni. 
  • Develop events and programming to engage both the students and alumni of the Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs.
  • Recruit and work with the 20th, 25th and 30th reunion classes that celebrate during Reunion Weekend in Winona.
  • Serve as a member of the Hendrickson Forum Planning Committee. Work with Hendrickson leadership team to help identify speaker, goals and logistics for annual event.  Coordinate logistics and marketing for the Hendrickson Forum event.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with deans, program directors and other key members of the Schools of Graduate and Professional Programs leadership team to better engage alumni and friends of the university.
  • Help manage the web content, e-marketing and events management of the development and alumni online portal.
  • Attend and assist with alumni association events as needed.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned.
Essential Skills and Abilities
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office, Google, and web-based systems
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Articulate and persuasive speaking and presentation skills
  • Excellent project management, scheduling, planning, organizing, and time management skills
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the highest standards of personal and professional integrity and professionalism
  • Derive deep satisfaction from working collaboratively and contributing to the overall success of the Department of Development and Alumni Relations and Saint Mary’s.
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
Bachelor degree required and 2-3 years of experience in alumni relations, event management, marketing, communications or a related field.  Experience with managing web content and social media preferred.
 
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
Additional Required Materials Please include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references.
Application Review Date 10/01/2018
Starting Date 10/29/2018
Contact Bob Fisher, Director of Alumni Relations
Contact Email rfisher@smumn.edu
Position Full-time
Contract Length 12 Month
Other Details / Information
Benefits Full
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.
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