Director, Alumni Relations - Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland Ohio

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Cuyahoga Community College

Cleveland, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Campus or Location

District Administration

Job Responsibilities

• Develops, implements, and manages a strategic, comprehensive, and innovative alumni relations and outreach program that responds to the missions of College and Foundation and needs of the alumni constituency
• Develops an alumni program to effectively identify and engage alumni, manage alumni records, data and reporting.
• Develops and manages alumni communication and outreach activities including a newsletter, educational sessions, social media, website and events.
• Cultivates and engages alumni in supporting resource development and fundraising efforts, maximizes alumni relations effectiveness, and leverages goodwill of alumni for the benefit of the College, Foundation and its students.
• Develops strategies and programs that build relationships for generating resources for the College and the Foundation.
• Serves as advisor the VP on all alumni relations and outreach matters
• Works internally with various College departments and external organizations and companies to identify, promote and solicit alumni support and awareness of the College and Foundation.
• Assist with other Resources Development and Foundation initiatives as appropriate for the success of the College, Foundation and the students we serve.
• Performs other related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree
• Five years of higher education alumni relations experience or equivalent development experience.
• Demonstrated experience with social media, outreach and effective communications.

• Proven ability to develop, implement and manage innovative, results-oriented programs and services.
• Ability to think collaboratively and strategically, recognize opportunities, and implement them to attain established goals.
• Ability to work professionally with community, business, and alumni leaders.
• Demonstrated understanding of ethics related to development activities, discretion in interactions with alumni, donors and prospects.
• Sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population

Preferred Qualifications

• Master’s Degree

Work Schedule

Standard College hours of business 8:30AM -5PM, Monday through Friday.

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution.

Keyword Phrases

  • Alumni & Friends
  • Director, Alumni Relations
  • Exemplary Learning and Teaching Community
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Promote Individual Development and Quality of Life
  • Alumni Associations and Services
  • Development and Fund Raising
  • Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter