The University of Kentucky Office of Philanthropy & Alumni Engagement is strategically positioning resources to cultivate and steward donor gifts and deepen donor relationships and engagement with the University. To that end, we are seeking to hire a Communications Manager that is highly detailed and organized to lead our Communications team. Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Philanthropic Engagement with a dual reporting line to the Senior Associate Director of Communications & Membership, the Philanthropy Communications Manager is responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive advancement communications program that engages our alumni and donors, and ensures that the university's advancement goals and objectives continue to be achieved. The Communication Manager serves as project manager, editor, and principal writer for print and digital projects in support of institutional advancement fundraising goals.
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Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.