Job Description

Alumni Relations Officer

Requisition IDreq11928
Working TitleAlumni Relations Officer
Position Grade13
Position Summary

*The Best by Consideration date has been extended to 2/17/20*

The Alumni Relations Office has an exciting opportunity tocontribute to the operations of a great team while also serving as an importantconnection to the past, present and future of the University of New Mexico.

  • The Senior Alumni Relations Officer will beresponsible for connecting alumni and students to the Alumni Association, theUniversity and each other through a variety of networks, programs andevents.
  • The primary focus will be to work with alumni who alignthrough their common affinity such as regional location, academicprograms, and ethnicity or co-curricular activities.
  • Additionally, this personwill work to develop opportunities for alumni to support the University in itsstudent recruitment efforts. This position will also be expected tosupport key Alumni Association events such as Homecoming, Commencement and assistand/or coordinate in the planning and implementation of other key activitiesand events.
  • All efforts will be incoordination with overall alumni outreach and under the supervision of the AssociateDirector.
  • The successful candidate willhave not only a strong skill set, but the ability to multi-task, developrelationships and think long-term.
  • Performing miscellaneous duties as assigned.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Ability to obtain State of New Mexico Food Handler's Certificate, where applicable.
  • Ability to travel by vehicle or air, locally, statewide and/or out of state.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • UNM Alumni (preferably)
  • 3 -5 years experience in the management of volunteers and/or project management
  • Experience in developing and maintaining budgets
  • Proficiencyin written correspondence and effective communication skills
  • Excellentorganizational skills
Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentVP Inst Advancement Alumni Relation (276A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$3,434.31-$5,151.47 / Month
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date2/17/2020
Application InstructionsPlease include a cover letter, resume, and 3 supervisory references with your application.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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