University Relations, comprised of the Development Office, Alumni Association, and Office of Marketing and Communications, builds SCU's excellence and character by strengthening relations with alumni, parents, and friends of the University, raising public awareness, and increasing private philanthropy, which supports the University's growth and reputation.
The Senior Administrative Assistant, Reunion Giving is a member of the Reunion Giving team, which is an integral part of the Santa Clara University Development Office. This position will report to the Director of Reunion Giving.
The Development Office at Santa Clara University uses a reunion fundraising model to deploy its Annual Fund fundraising efforts. Every year the team of five Class Giving Officers and the Director recruit, train, and motivate over four hundred volunteer alumni reunion committee members across ten classes to raise over $10 Million. These committees encourage both event attendance and donations to the University. This team works closely with other fundraisers in the Development Office to develop strategies for alumni donors in reunion years and the Alumni Association to support Grand Reunion Weekend. The Senior Administrative Assistant will provide technical, logistical, programmatic and high-level administrative support to the Director of Reunion Giving and five Class Giving Officers. This critical role enables fundraisers to focus on field work to secure increased financial support for the University.
Internal Number: STF000965
About Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.