Job Description

Sr Alumni Relations Officer

Requisition IDreq10963
Working TitleSr Alumni Relations Officer
Position Grade13
Position Summary

For Best Consideration Date has been extended to 11.25.19.

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

The Senior Alumni Relations Officer will be responsible for connecting alumni and students to the Alumni Association, the University and each other through a variety of networks, programs and events. The primary focus will be to work with alumni who align through their common affinity such as academic program, ethnicity or co-curricular activities. Additionally, this person will work to develop opportunities for alumni to support the University in its student recruitment efforts. As a natural tie between students and alumni, this position will also advise the Trailblazers, the Association’s student/alumni organization. This position will also be expected to support key alumni association events such as Homecoming, Commencement and participate in the meetings of the Alumni Association’s Board of directors. All efforts will be in coordination with overall alumni outreach and under the supervision of the Program Planning Manager. The successful candidate will have not only a strong skill set, but the ability to multi-task, develop relationships and think long-term.

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

3 years experience in the management of volunteers

Experience in developing and maintaining budgets

Experience in working with student organizations
Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentVP Inst Advancement Alumni Relation (276A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$3,434.31 to $5,151.47
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 Date11/25/2019
Application InstructionsPlease include a resume, letter of interest, 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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