Alumni and Community Relations Associate
4 days left
- Employment Type
- Full Time
The Miami Valley School’s mission is to challenge young people of promise to become self-sustaining learners and compassionate global citizens. For a half-century, The Miami Valley School has provided a unique learning option for families in the Dayton, Ohio community.
As an essential member of the Advancement team, the Alumni and Community Relations Associate works collaboratively to establish and enhance the long-term sustainability and success of the school through a commitment to strengthening philanthropic giving while aligning relationship-building and outreach efforts with strategic priorities.
As a highly organized, creative, detail-oriented, reliable, and relationship-minded person, the Alumni and Community Relations Associate will work closely with the Director of Advancement, to develop engagement and fundraising strategies and implement action plans that strengthen ties between the school and several community stakeholders: alumni, parents, friends of the school, and community partners.
The Alumni and Community Relations Associate will actively manage a major giving/sponsorship portfolio that will involve prospecting, qualifying prospects, gift solicitation, and post-gift stewardship creating strategic initiatives and leading organization-wide outreach, alumni, and advancement events.
Reports to: Director of Advancement 12- month position.
Start Date: July 1, 2021
Required Qualifications Undergraduate degree or higher
3+ years fundraising experience
A willingness to be a positive,
present, and engaged member of the community
A willingness to travel as needed and
be out of town for events
A willingness to commit to the
schools’ initiatives around Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Successful experience working within
the community and/or alumni relations
Demonstrated success in achieving
Proven computer skills and comfort
with technology; experience with CRM programming
Highly organized, motivated,
strategic thinker, self-starter with proven interpersonal, written,
and oral communication skills
A passion for relationship building
informed by strategic planning and donor record managementA
Proven ability to maintain
confidentiality, and professionalism
Able to succeed in a fast-paced work
Able to contribute to the team as
well as work independently
Demonstrated ability to follow
through on responsibilities
Please review the full job description here and send resume with cover letter to: Heather Leppla, Director of Advancement; email@example.com
Apply for Alumni and Community Relations Associate
Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly