Advancement Associate for the Office of the Senior Vice President

Hanover, NH
Jul 10, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors, Vice Presidents
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Dartmouth College invites applications and nominations for the role of Advancement Associate for the Office of the Senior Vice President for Advancement. Our Advancement Associate will manage critical office functions, oversee a variety of special projects, and provide administrative support to the Assistant Vice President. A critical role on our team, this position requires considerable discretion, judgment, and confidentiality in the team effort of supporting the Senior Vice President for Advancement to achieve institutional priorities. In support of our Assistant Vice President, our hire will provide complex calendar management, meeting preparation support, and travel coordination. Office management will include project support, financial transactions, and support of day-to-day office details. Coordination of written and oral communications and serving as a liaison with a wide range of administrators, faculty, staff, alumni, and others will require a high level of professionalism and maturity. Our Associate will also provide support related to the President's Leadership Council and the Advancement Committee of the Board of Trustees, including coordinating meeting details, agendas, and supporting materials.

Our successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree with at least five years of experience in a fast-paced academic or corporate environment. Demonstrated success in working with senior leadership and sophisticated clients or donors is crucial. Strong organizational skills, exceptional interpersonal skills, and the ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, and respond quickly and positively to changes will be key. Our Associate will demonstrate strong analytical skills, a critical eye for detail, and a comfort level with technology and complex systems. Your professionalism, collegial manner, resourceful problem solving skills, flexibility, and reliability will be important factors in your success in this role.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a high-performing team focused on the excitement of fundraising and alumni engagement in support of the institutional mission. Learn more about the Advancement division by visiting us at To explore this career opportunity, we are pleased to provide an online application process for you at If you have questions regarding our online process, please call 603-646-3411. Review of credentials will begin immediately.

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 & Sciences and its three leading professional schools—the Geisel School of Medicine, 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,