Development and Alumni Relations Assistant

Egham, United Kingdom
£24,151 per annum - including London Allowance
17 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
06 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Development and Alumni Relations

Location:      Egham
Salary:      £24,151 per annum - including London Allowance
Closing Date:      Monday 06 May 2019
Interview Date:      See advert

Full-Time, Permanent

Applications are invited for a full time Development and Alumni Relations Assistant to play an essential role in supporting the growth of the College’s fundraising and alumni relations programme.

Royal Holloway, University of London, is ranked in the top 30 of all UK universities. Through world-class research that expands minds and changes lives, the dedication of our teachers and the feel of the Royal Holloway experience, ours is a community that inspires individuals to succeed academically, socially and personally.

We have been fundraising successfully for a number of years. During that time gifts from donors have enhanced our estate, teaching, research, and student opportunities. Fundraising from our alumni has been particularly successful at Royal Holloway.

Reporting to the Development Operations Manager, you will support the delivery of alumni relations, fundraising and stewardship activities and coordination of all department led events. You will be well organised and adaptable, taking a proactive approach to reviewing departmental processes and practices when needed. Excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills are required. You will be a great team player, while also able to work effectively on your own. Your ability to work calmly under pressure and to tight deadlines is a must.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing.
  • Free parking

The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0419-156

Closing Date: Midnight, 6 May 2019

Interview Date: Last week of May

Please note that it will not be possible for the College to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship for successful candidates as this role does not fall into one of the standard occupational codes deemed eligible for sponsorship by UK Visas and Immigration and the pro-rata salary will not meet the minimum threshold set by UK Visas and Immigration. Successful candidates will therefore need to be eligible to work in the UK or have limited leave to remain in the UK and associated right to work for the duration of their employment with the College, in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

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