Under general direction, initiates, leads and executes alumni engagement and volunteer recruitment in regional areas designated by the Executive Director by cultivating and broadening alumni interest and engagement while creating a referral pipeline for financial support for the University; develops, strengthens and implements both campus and regional alumni programs and assists with communication outreach.
Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, or related field and demonstrated experience in alumni or public relations, volunteer management, event planning, social media, marketing, or project coordination; or equivalent education, training and experience. Excellent communication skills; willingness to travel in and out of state; availability to work on weekends and/or extended hours as necessary; ability to handle multiple tasks and projects; capability of managing and motivating volunteers; commitment to role of alumni for benefit of Radford University; and, interest in people from varied backgrounds and occupations.
Preference given to applicants with experience in higher education.
Work Location: Radford
Posting Number: C00088P
Position Number: C00829
Department: Alumni Relations-70002
Application Review Date: 07/31/2018
Internal Number: 6391
About Radford University
Radford University serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service and research programs. Radford University is committed to creating and supporting a highly productive, diverse and qualified workforce. As one of the largest employers in the region, Radford University seeks employees who support teaching, research and the public service mission of the university.