Albion College invites applications for the Engagement Officer position with Institutional Advancement. The Engagement Officer is responsible for alumni engagement, philanthropic outreach, internship, and student service-learning opportunities. This position is responsible for engagement experiences varying in size from small group dinners to large networking events with strategic volunteer management in an assigned region. This position reports to the Vice President for Alumni Relations and Development, with daily management by a Regional Team leader. Independent judgment is required to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload with sensitivity and confidentiality. Must exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds.
FLSA Classification: Salaried / Exempt / Administrative
Duration: 12 months per year
This position is eligible for full benefits including health/dental/vision insurance, retirement, tuition remission, and campus amenities including free on-site fitness facility, free parking, and access to campus events/performances.
- Bachelor’s Degree or higher
- 3 or more years related experience in sales, philanthropy, marketing/communication, community service or related fields preferred
- Comfort and experience with “first contact and cold call” communication required
- Must have a valid, or be eligible to obtain, a Michigan driver’s license and clearing initial and periodic driving record checks
Interested candidates should submit an online application including cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references through Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/50180.
Please contact Ms. Wendy Miller Bueche (firstname.lastname@example.org) Director, Advancement Services, for questions about the position or search.
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.