Open Job in Academic & University Director of Alumni and Development Services

Director of Alumni and Development Services
Saint Joseph’s College

Are your relationship skills as
strong as your analytical skills? If so, Saint Joseph’s College invites you to apply for the position of Director of Alumni and Development
Services and join a growing, thriving community dedicated to higher education and the core values of excellence, integrity, compassion,
community, respect, justice and faith.

The Director of Alumni and Development Services supports the department of Alumni Relations
by: increasing current giving and participation levels of Annual Giving funding; tracking and reporting of the Alumni and Development
Services information; providing management oversight; serving as the primary staff liaison to align the Alumni Association activities with
the SJC Strategic Plan; and developing the College’s first integrated Athletics Fundraising Program.

Education and

  • Bachelor’s degree with experience in higher education, program design and management,
  • Prior
    experience working with volunteers, managing events and fundraising,
  • MBA preferred, but not required.

Scheduling Demands:

Attend; facilitate weekend and evening events and meetings. Willingness to travel
approximately 30% of time for alumni and college events.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Strong
    working knowledge of various computer software packages, especially MS Office and ability to quickly learn other packages
  • Familiarity with Raiser’s Edge or other similar fundraising/sales software
  • Strong understanding of social media
  • Ability to read and comprehend and analyze financial information
  • Ability to perform detail work using reasoning and problem
    solving skills
  • Ability to perform multiple concurrent tasks with regular interruptions
  • Strong oral and written

Applicants must be willing to support the mission and core values of Saint Joseph’s College.

Saint Joseph’s College, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, is a Catholic liberal arts college enrolling roughly 1000 students of all faiths
on campus in the traditional 4-year college, while another 2,400 working adults take online courses from locations throughout the country
and the world. The beautiful 430 acre campus is located on Sebago Lake, one half hour from Portland, Maine and two hours from Boston.

Saint Joseph’s College is committed to providing physical activity and wellness opportunities for our employees. We have been recognized as
a Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Fit-Friendly Worksites Recognition program in 2014, 2015 and

Saint Joseph’s College successfully earned a Bronze STARS award from the Association of the Advancement of Sustainability of Higher
Education (AASHE). The STARS assessment enables the College to plan our goal of carbon neutrality on campus by 2036.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Please complete our online application by clicking HERE . Please include your resume and cover letter, the names and telephone
numbers of three (3) professional references, and read and sign the Pre-Employment Statement.

Saint Joseph’s College is an EEO employer.

Specific questions may be emailed to: or call 207-893-7757.


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