Skip to main content

Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving

Employer
Austin Preparatory School
Location
Reading, Massachusetts

View more

Job Details

Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving

Austin Preparatory School, located in Reading, Massachusetts, is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving. Founded in 1961, Austin Prep is an independent co-ed Catholic school in the Augustinian.  Austin Prep enrolls approximately 800 students in grades 6-12 and employs 75 faculty.

The Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving plays a crucial role in fostering strong connections between Austin Prep and its alumni community. The position reports to the Director of Development and is responsible for keeping alumni informed, engaged, and committed to the school, including through their philanthropy.  The position leads all alumni programming and volunteer management and develops new approaches to actively involve alumni in the school community.  Responsibilities include:
*  Support the School and its leadership in advancing the mission of Austin Prep and safeguarding the School’s Roman Catholic identity and Augustinian heritage. Ensure the School’s culture of veritas, unitas, caritas is sustained in alumni engagement, service, and philanthropy.  Develop and implement strategies to engage alumni across different generations, including special events, reunions, and networking opportunities (both on campus and regionally) to encourage alumni involvement in school activities, volunteer opportunities, and fundraising initiatives Maintain regular communication through newsletters, social media, and other channels.

We are looking for a candidate with 3 to 5 years of experience in a development or alumni relations role.  Bachelor’s Degree required.  The preferred candidate will have excellent attention to detail, written and verbal communication skills with the ability multitask.  They must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build and maintain relationships.  This candidate will be a team player with a positive, enthusiastic, proactive approach, exemplifying Austin Prep’s core values and mission.  Must be able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information and have flexibility to work evenings and weekends as well as travel as needed.

Interested candidates should submit the following electronic documents as a single PDF to development.opportunities@austinprep.org

  1. A cover letter expressing the applicant’s qualifications for this position
  2. Resume
  3. Three professional references including e-mail, phone number, and a description of the professional relationship (references will not be contacted without the applicant’s permission).

We will be reviewing applications immediately and only qualified candidates will be contacted as materials are received.   

Company

Apply for Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

Find out more about TopResume

Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on TopSchoolJobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert