Germantown Friends School seeks an Alumni Relations Director to develop and grow alumni engagement through targeted programming to increase involvement, maintain connectivity and increase philanthropic support for the school. This position creates and manages class reunion events and regional gatherings across the country. The alumni program supports advancement services through information gathering and reporting on prospective donors.
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are an essential requirement for the job.
Bachelor’s degree required.
Candidate must value and demonstrate a collaborative and team-oriented working style.
Experience in fundraising is desired and work in a secondary school and/or Quaker institution is a significant plus, and the ideal candidate will bring a proven, best-practice approach to engaging alumni.
Travel is an expected part of the job, but typically does not exceed 20% of time.
Experience with the Veracross database system is a plus.
This is a full-time position, 12-month position with evening and weekend work as necessary.
Germantown Friends School is a Quaker, independent, co-educational day school, serving early childhood?12th grade. Located in a historic neighborhood of northwest Philadelphia, the school is home to a vibrant intellectual community, serving a diverse school community, with a robust educational program grounded in Quaker principles. For more information, please visit www.germantownfriends.org.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references.
About Germantown Friends School
Germantown Friends School is a Quaker, independent, co-educational day school serving students in grades EC-12. Located in an historic neighborhood in northwest Philadelphia, the school takes its identity from a constellation of four distinct elements: a vibrant intellectual community, an historic urban setting, a diverse school community and a grounding in Quaker principles.