Alumni Officer

Richmond upon Thames, London (Greater) (GB)
10 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary range £28,000- £31,000 per annum  plus excellent benefits 
Richmond, The American International University in London is looking to recruit an Alumni Officer to help with the development of the University’s Alumni Relations function. Reporting to the Vice President (Pro Vice-Chancellor) Student Affairs, a key part of the role will be to develop and maintain a mutually supportive relationship between the University and its alumni worldwide. Other duties include assisting with developing an annual alumni giving class/programme and providing day to day administrative support to the department.  
Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills, relationship-building and time management skills. Ability to develop strategic approaches for a variety of projects together with the ability to recruit, motivate and manage senior level volunteers is essential. Knowledge of the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998 is required. Experience of public speaking and making presentations to a variety of audiences is desirable.  
A relevant degree or equivalent working experience is required.  
The Development and Alumni Officer is located primarily at the University’s Richmond Campus but will also be required to work at the University’s Kensington Campus. This role requires occasional evening and weekend work. 
Richmond is a private, not-for-profit, liberal arts and business studies University. It is accredited in the USA by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and in the UK by The Open University. Richmond is an equal opportunities employer. A DBS check at the enhanced level is required for this position. 
For further information about this vacancy and the University, please visit:
Closing date: Sunday, 3 September 2017 
Please submit an application online at
ensuring you upload a current CV and covering letter, together with details of three recent work-related referees. 
Please note that while submitted applications will be acknowledged, we are unable to provide individual feedback to applicants.