The Advancement Officer for Alumni Engagement is as member of the Advancement team who, under the direction of the Associate Director of Advancement, assists in identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding alumni donors; serves as an advancement liaison; oversee and assists with special projects and advancement initiatives.
Plan, oversee, and execute all regional gatherings, special events, and on campus alumni focused events including but not limited to Reunion Weekend, Senior Ethics Day, and Fall Festival/Homecoming.
Coordinate and manage both broad-based and targeted print and e-advancement communication including newsletters, stewardship materials, and class notes, including the donor recognition report, and all endowed fund reporting.
Lead the planning and execution of KUA’s annual Day of Giving.
Oversee the and assist in the management of multiple alumni volunteer networks.
Work closely with members of the advancement team to develop and execute a stewardship plan for targeted constituent groups and individuals.
Oversee student engagement including SOAR.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree and 3-5 years in educational advancement, or a comparable field.
Demonstrated organizational and operational skills; superior interpersonal skills; excellent written and verbal communication; attention to detail.
Ability to manage multiple projects.
High degree of comfort with the use of technology, familiarity with Raiser’s Edge preferred.
Advanced use of MS Office applications required.
Ability to work independently and follow established procedures.
High professional and ethical standards for handling confidential information.
Some weekend and evening work.
About Kimball Union Academy
Founded in 1813, Kimball Union Academy is one of the oldest private boarding high schools in New Hampshire and the country. KUA blends the best of the New England boarding tradition with an innovative, modern educational program for a diverse group of day and boarding students from across the country and around the world. Located in the village of Meriden, New Hampshire in the heart of the Upper Valley, Kimball Union is minutes from Dartmouth College and has direct access to Boston and New York.
• 340 students
• 250 Boarding & 90 Day Students
• From 28 countries
• Grades 9-12 & PG
• 47 Teaching Faculty
• 6:1 Student/Faculty Ratio
• 12 Student average class size
• Average years of faculty experience: 19
• Faculty tenure > 10 years: 2/3
• 70% of faculty hold advanced degrees