Te Whiwhinga mahi The opportunity
The University of Auckland Alumni team works to connect, inform, support and celebrate our global community of alumni & friends, and we’re looking for a new member of our team as an Alumni Relations Engagement Adviser to join us in our central campus Alumni Relations and Development (ARD) office on a permanent basis.
Do you have experience working with volunteers? Have you shaped programs, including events and communications, that engage members or stakeholders?
Are you passionate about positively impacting society? Then come work with us and help us make positive change through our delivery of innovative and stakeholder-focused engagement and communications programmes and more.
This is a dynamic and interesting role that works on anything from helping create more student-alumni connections through things like mentoring, to engaging volunteers via alumni-led events, to supporting stories of alumni impact in communities across the world.
Our aim at ARD is to build long-term mutually-beneficial relationships with alumni and donors. These relationships will lead to contributions of expertise, advocacy and philanthropic funds that will help the University of Auckland to play its part in the developing knowledge and people for the good of Auckland, New Zealand and the global community.
Overview of Accountabilities :
For more detailed information, please refer to the Position Description.
Mō tō mātou rōpū About the team
The Alumni Relations and Development (ARD) office forms the University’s centralised point of contact for philanthropic partners and for alumni and friends.
gift processing and database services to track gifts and alumni across the globe; and governance and investment services to external Foundations to support their stewardship and investment of the endowment fund.
He kōrero mōu About you
We are seeking someone who has a passion for connecting people and advancing our mission of positively impacting society.
You will thrive in this role if you have a positive outlook, are engaging and have a sense of humor.
We are looking for someone with the willingness to help and learn from others as we all work towards the same goal, and to truly succeed you will need to be proactive, with initiative and drive to deliver and improve projects / programmes.
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou What we offer
The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university and maintains significant computational, laboratory and analytic facilities.
Auckland itself is frequently rated as one of the world’s most liveable cities.
The University is committed to providing an excellent working environment through :
In addition, we also offer career development programmes, discounted car parking, a generous parental leave allowance, childcare and a number of other discounts on internal and external services.