Assistant or Associate Dir for Alumni & Parent Engagement

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Working Title: Assistant or Associate Dir for Alumni & Parent Engagement

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: University Advancement

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 04-02-2018

Posting Summary:
This position within the Office of Engagement manages and coordinates the efforts to build regional engagement activities for alumni, parents and friends both in domestic and international territories. The Assistant Director and Associate Director position coordinates the establishment and growth of UVA Clubs through ongoing communications and leadership training with alumni, families, and friends of the University of Virginia. The incumbent also establishes and maintains relationships with schools, units, and development colleagues to further engage constituents in the life of the University. The incumbent conducts engagement visits, cultivates and stewards constituents, and conducts annual giving solicitations of UVA Club leaders.

This position will be filled at either the assistant or the associate level depending on the successful candidate's experience, knowledge, and competencies. The Assistant Director will have up to 4 years of experience, or the Associate Director will have a minimum of 4 years experience, in previous role(s) where volunteer/student/alumni programming, strategic planning, and/or marketing/communication were primary duties. The Associate Director will also have a proven record of managing and working with volunteers domestically or internationally. The Assistant Director and Associate Director position coordinates the establishment and growth of UVA Clubs through ongoing communications and leadership training with alumni, families, and friends of the University of Virginia. The incumbent also establishes and maintains relationships with schools, units, and development colleagues to further engage constituents in the life of the University. The incumbent conducts engagement visits, cultivates and stewards constituents, and conducts annual giving solicitations of UVA Club leaders.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communications skills.

Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.

Proven problem solving skills and ability to exercise good judgment.

Strong proficiency working with personal computers and related hardware/software.

Strong proficiency in word processing and spreadsheet applications.

Ability to travel with frequent overnight and some weekend work.

Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Desktop Publishing.

In addition to the above, the Associate Director will also have a proven record of managing and working with volunteers domestically or internationally.

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Posted: 4/3/2018
Application Due: 5/24/2018
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