Medical and Health Sciences Foundation - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19005364)
The Alumni Relations Director will work with a very high level of independence, assume responsibility for existing alumni programs within the school of medicine, and deliver a creative and enterprising vision to build new and enhanced programming.
These efforts include volunteer management, board management, fundraising responsibilities, budget oversight, and the planning of large scale events both on campus and throughout the United States. Significant interaction with University leadership is expected including the Chancellor, Senior Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences and Dean of the School of Medicine. The position will report to the Assistant Vice Chancellor of Health Sciences Development and Alumni Relations and will supervise the Medical Alumni Association staff (currently 2).
Qualified candidates should have 5+ years experience in development, alumni relations and/or event management preferably in a non-profit or academic setting. Public speaking and the ability to travel 3-5 times a year is necessary. A bachelor's degree is required.
5+ years of development and alumni relations experience, can be a combination of experiences that total 5 years.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Development.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $53,664.00 - $88,608.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19005364
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.