Associate Dean for Advancement and Alumni Relations

Fontainebleau (FR)
29 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Appointment of Associate Dean for Advancement and Alumni Relations

Location: Fontainebleau, France
Attractive salary and benefits package

INSEAD is one of the world’s foremost business schools. For over half a century our special learning environment has brought together people, cultures and ideas from around the world in order to transform individuals and organisations through business education. INSEAD develops responsible, thoughtful leaders and entrepreneurs who create value for their organisations and their communities. We expand the frontiers of academic thought and we influence business practice through research. Based across three campuses in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, INSEAD is a global institution, reflected in our faculty, staff, students, alumni and worldwide partnerships. The INSEAD alumni network is robust, diverse and globally connected with over 52,000 alumni distributed across 169 countries.
Our ambition to continually strengthen INSEAD’s academic direction, reputation and impact is reinforced by world-class fundraising and alumni relations. We are currently in the early phase of a significant institution-wide philanthropic and engagement campaign. We seek to appoint an outstanding individual as our Associate Dean, Advancement and Alumni Relations to lead this endeavour to a successful completion, and in so doing enhance our existing advancement programme.  Reporting to the Dean, Ilian Mihov, the Associate Dean, Advancement and Alumni Relations is a member of INSEAD’s Executive Committee and plays an important role as part of the overall leadership of the School. S/he will work across a substantial global community of INSEAD alumni, donors, senior volunteers, corporations, students and supporters.

The successful candidate will have an exceptional track record of leading and managing comprehensive fundraising campaigns at scale. S/he will be an outstanding advancement leader and an exceptional principal gift fundraiser, with experience of developing philanthropic relationships of the highest level and across different cultures. A strategic thinker who has a high degree of comfort with leading a high-performing team to drive effective fundraising and engagement through ambitious targets and robust metrics is required. 

This post is full-time, based in Fontainebleau, France – with extensive global travel - and it offers a salary commensurate with the seniority and challenges of the role.

To download the appointment details for this role please visit quoting reference 2738. The deadline for applications is midday BST on Tuesday 25th October 2016.