Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement and Giving
The Williston Northampton School
March 5, 2018
Full Time - Administration
Alumni Relations, Development/Fund Raising
The Williston Northampton School, an independent, co-educational boarding and day school located in Easthampton, MA, seeks a full-time calendar year Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement and Giving. Reporting to the Directors of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving, the Assistant Director will support the work of engaging Williston’s alumni community focusing on developing, implementing and supporting programming aimed at recent graduates (15 years from graduation). The Assistant Director will work collaboratively with the annual giving team to secure support for the Williston Northampton Fund from graduates of the last 15 years.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Create targeted strategies to engage young alumni personally through on-campus, local and regional events and also through digital communications and networks; Promote attendance of recent grads at campus and regional events; Assist in planning, promotion staffing of Young Alumni events; serve as liaison to 5, 10 and 15 year classes; Assist with implementing creative multi-channeled strategies to grow participation in the Williston Northampton Fund from the 15 most recent classes; Oversee senior gift program; recruit and manage team of volunteers; travel to qualify, engage, solicit and steward young alumni prospects and donors. A full job description is available is available at www.williston.com/about-us/employment
The successful candidate will have: excellent written and oral communication abilities and collaboration skills; a bachelor’s degree is required; minimum of one to two years of related experience, preferably in an academic environment. Experience in the areas of business, sales, marketing and finance a plus. Must possess a valid driver’s license; must have the ability to work in a school environment by successful completion of all legally required and school required background checks including the state mandated CORI, Criminal Offender Record Information, SORI, Sex Offender Record Information and Fingerprint based criminal background check.
Qualified / interested candidates may submit letters of interest, resume, and references via electronic transmission to email@example.com. Non-smoking campus. EOE