Alumni Director

Full Time, Staff
Highlands College
Posted 1 month ago

This role will lead the alumni relations program that complements and supports the mission and vision of Highlands College. Responsible for both administration and strengthening relationships with alumni.

Reporting to:
Executive Director of Enrollment

Specific Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Lead the strategic direction and operations of the Alumni Office
  • Establish HC Alumni Chapters in high-density areas
  • Promote and facilitate Alumni participation in chapels and Preview Days
  • Organize and coordinate alumni events
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure coordination and development of a total alumni relations program
  • Promote and foster effective alumni relations through continued written communication and personal contact
  • Arrange publicity and promotions for alumni events and opportunities
  • Evaluate and monitor the effectiveness of programs/services as well as identify problems and recommend improvements

Personal Characteristics 

  • Highly focused, self-starter with an elevated level of energy and positive outlook
  • Ability to remain resilient under pressure and effectively adapt to multiple demands, ambiguity, and rapid change
  • Ability to travel

Leadership Requirements 

  • Lead and develop teams to effectively reach goals
  • Conveys accurate information effectively using the most appropriate methods to reflect the needs of the audience and ensure understanding
  • Set clear and challenging objectives, inspiring and encouraging high performance in teams and individuals.
  • Review progress achieved, publicly and privately recognizing achievement
  • Anticipate the possible demands and outcomes of a particular task or situation ‚Äì plans and prioritizes appropriately

Education & Experience 

  • B.A. Preferred
  • Successful experience training and implementing strategies

Extent of Public Contact 

  • High

Physical Demands 

  • Moderate exposure to physical risk
  • Good physical condition is required
  • Ability to drive between campuses
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs without assistance
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

Application Process
To apply, email resume to Only electronic submissions will be reviewed.

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time, Staff

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