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Director of Alumni Engagement and Resource Initiatives (Job S#245)
Tuskegee University

Date Posted Mar. 9, 2022
Title Director of Alumni Engagement and Resource Initiatives (Job S#245)
University Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, AL, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Alumni Relations

Status: Full-time

Special Qualifications
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University becoming "One Tuskegee," the ideal Director of Alumni Engagement and Resource Initiatives​ will possess the willingness to use their expertise to assist in the University’s efforts to be a sustainable academic organization committed to excellence.

Essential Duties and Job Responsibilities

Assist with the operations and supervision of the Office of Resource Development and External Relations and staff.
Assist with management and reporting for scholarships and grants
Develop and manage the day-to-day activities related to alumni, donors, and other external stakeholders
Develop and track metrics to measure success for alumni annual giving and trends.
Develop regular communications with Class Representatives for honoring Class Giving Programs
Prepare correspondence to alumni and donors, as needed
Generate reports on donations and alumni activities.
Prepare and deliver reports, presentations, and documents
Plan and attend alumni receptions and other outreach events
Ensure preparation and distribution of all documents are accurate, professional, and timely.
Maintain and keep current information databases related to alumni, donors, and engagement
Serve as liaison to the Tuskegee University’s Office of Advancement and Development for reporting and agreements.
Develop sponsorship program and related giving levels
Define, plan, and execute the creation of engagement and marketing materials
Prepare documents and follow-up on procurement related activities
Serve as a member of the TUCVM Annual Veterinary Medical Symposium Core committee
Support the activities of the TUCVM Scholarship Committee
Management and update of TUCVM social media accounts
Submit donor and alumni spotlights to marketing for publications
Work collaboratively with TUCVM administration, staff, faculty, students, and organizations
Serve on team to assist with TUCVM website updates
Other duties as assigned


Bachelor’s degree required in business management, marketing and communications preferred. Five or more years of professional work experience in higher education across areas as development operations, HR, marketing, event planning, program management, and public relations.
Demonstrated effective management skills -leadership, planning, organization, evaluation, and effective communication and ability to produce detailed reports.
Microsoft Office and social media platforms proficient with strong database management skill; Strong interpersonal and communication skills with ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
Ability to supervise and lead and train staff and/or students.
Ability to plan, organize, and facilitate a range of special events
Ability to design and write promotional material and the subsequent implementation
Ability to recruit, train and motivate volunteers.
Ability to develop, prepare, and deliver effective education programs, seminars, and workshops
Ability to travel and work flexible hours.

Commensurate with education, training and experience

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **   

Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) to (5) references (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position. The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.

Office of Human Resources
Attn: Employment/Recruitment
1200 West Montgomery Road
101 Kresge Center
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088
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