Alumni Engagement Officer

Monmouth University
New Jersey, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Aug 10, 2022

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Development & Advancement
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Monmouth University

Alumni Engagement Officer

Department: Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving

Position Summary:
Monmouth University is seeking applications for an Alumni Engagement Officer in the University Advancement division.

The candidate would be expected to: work to develop strategic engagement opportunities for recent alumni; both virtually and in-person, under the direction of the Director for Alumni Engagement; engage recent alumni off-campus and regionally with in-person events and programming as well as strategic non-event opportunities; implement strategies to connect students with alumni, specifically through the University's digital mentoring platform, The Hawk Network, and via collaborations with the Career Development department; act as the primary liaison between the Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving Team and the Office of Student Life, to manage the class giving campaign, as well as advise the Student Alumni Association, and the Student Government Association (pending Student Life approval) to ensure giving messages and strategies are incorporated into relevant student programming.
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Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Bachelor's degree

Required Skills or Software:
Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Intermediate knowledge of MS Word 2016, Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel 2016, Must be able to operate a variety of office equipment

Required Years of Experience: 2

Other Requirements:
Demonstrated capacity to grow professionally and to make sound, independent business decisions, but also work within a cross-collaborative team. Ability to formulate strategic objectives, and manage a variety of events and programs as well as set priorities, meet deadlines and work independently.

Willingness and ability to work nights and weekends, and to travel regularly as required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Familiarity with CRM software, and with graphics management software, such as Adobe Photoshop and/or Canva.

Experience with digital marketing, and management of social media, volunteers and events.

Experience in development or marketing.

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Posting Date: 08/09/2022
Closing Date:

Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,400 students in 61 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including four doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University’s dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth’s faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University’s 170-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities.

A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park’s legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ+ community. Enjoy Red Bank’s lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch’s redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review’s “The Best 387 Colleges,” and Money magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money.”

Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


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