The Director will also develop and implement a comprehensive program to similarly engage current students by connecting them with alumni, sharing the many ways they can remain involved with the university post-graduation and creating a culture of giving by raising awareness about the importance of their personal philanthropy and alumni participation.
Position Requirements ? Accomplished leader with exceptional communication and interpersonal skills ? Demonstrated understanding of the basic principles and techniques of successful alumni engagement as they pertain to strategy and analysis; communications; effective methods of donor/alumni research, data management and various forms of solicitation ? Ability to work collegially and effectively as a member of the Winston-Salem State University community ? Strong project management skills with attention to detail; ability to handle multiple priorities; strong organizational and implementation skills ? Ability to effectively articulate the university?s educational mission, strategic aims and fundraising programs ? Position requires significant travel; ability to travel and to work evenings and weekends, as needed, is required