Director of Alumni Relations
Position Summary: The Director of Alumni Relations in the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources. "Warnell" is responsible for promoting active engagement through engagement and fundraising strategies in effort to increase alumni participation. The Director of Alumni Relations Director is responsible for planning and implementing Warnell Annual Fund solicitation efforts. This position manages Warnell's two Alumni Committees and serves as a liason between the Dean and Director of Development and these Boards. This position also serves as the Alumni Representative across campus and within Warnell.
Responsibilities: Plan and oversee programs to keep alumni and donors engaged with Warnell. Events include Homecoming Weekend, Regional Events, Warnell Weekend, Class Reunions, and other efforts that promote alumni engagement. Coordinate with Warnell Communications Coordinator on alumni specific communications to promote constituent engagement. Programming and communication is used as a cultivation tool to engage our constituents in participating with Warnell.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and 5 years of related development experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience/training.
About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.