Associate Director - Chapters & Societies

Philadelphia, USA, Pennsylvania
Sep 29, 2017
Temple University
Faculty Jobs
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Reporting to the Director of Chapters & Societies, the Associate Director is an integral member of the Alumni Relations team who will promote and support Temple University by fostering lifelong global engagement with alumni, students and the Temple family. Responsibilities include determining, developing, implementing and managing the programs and marketing plans for regional alumni chapters and alumni societies (i.e. affinity groups) in conjunction with a team of alumni volunteers. In consultation with the Executive Director of Alumni Engagement, the successful candidate will assist in strategically identify and launch new chapters and societies in support of the alumni life cycle and goals of the university and the Temple University Alumni Association. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Education & Experience:

Bachelor's degree in a related field and at least four years of experience in alumni relations, fundraising, society and shared interest group development/management, and/or volunteer management. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Required Skills & Abilities:

*Ability to articulate strategies that identify, recruit, train, steward, manage and evaluates volunteers, projects and events

*Ability to strategically plan, organize, prioritize, delegate, budget and review work in order to meet schedules and timelines

*Excellent written and verbal presentation and communication skills

*The ability to take initiative and follow through with minimal supervision

*Available for evening and weekend work

*Available to travel

*This position requires a background check.

Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our website at

Temple University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be found at:

You may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University's Campus Safety Services at 215-204-7900.