Under the general leadership of the University at Buffalo’s
Associate Vice President for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving,
the Engagement Assistant will be responsible for supporting the
overall alumni engagement strategy of the university.
Responsibilities will focus on engaging UB graduates and other key
constituencies (i.e., parents, friends, community stakeholders,
etc.) in an effort to connect them more closely with the
university. Engagement strategies include in-person events, virtual
events, lifelong learning, volunteer opportunities, affinity
programming and alumni career services. The Engagement Assistant
will directly support these engagement initiatives and assist the
alumni engagement staff directing these programs.
UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to
academic excellence and making a positive impact on the world. Home
to more than 31,000 students, the university is consistently
recognized as one of the world’s most exceptional and most
affordable universities, making it a top choice for students and
faculty around the globe. Here, students and faculty work side by
side, seeking knowledge that leads to new cures, improved
processes, stronger materials, faster computers, smarter software,
smaller machines and thousands of other innovations. Building
strong connections with our 280,000+ alumni and donors worldwide is
critical to fueling UB’s future, which includes the aspiration to
be situated in the Top 25 of American public universities. Through
the $1 billionBoldly Buffalocampaign, the Division of
University Advancement is leading that charge by helping foster a
new UB environment that broadens opportunities for alumni
engagement, capitalizes on positive student experiences and builds
· Bachelor’s degree required.
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
· Ability to manage multiple projects and to achieve operational
· Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision.
· Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with a wide array
of individuals on projects and programs.
· Solid, general knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and data
· Ability to work nights, weekends and travel periodically, as
needed and requested.
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