Alumni Relations Officer

Location
Perth, Australia
Posted
03 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Jan 2018
Ref
479/2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • OFFICE OF DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI RELATIONS
  • ALUMNI RELATIONS TEAM
  • JOONDALUP CAMPUS
  • $69,461 - $77,362 (HEW 5)
  • ONGOING, FULL TIME

Overview

Edith Cowan University has a growing community of alumni and former staff all over the world. Our Alumni Relations Team is responsible for maintaining these relationships, providing support and increasing engagement with the University. An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join this team as an Alumni Relations Officer.

The Role

The position of Alumni Relations Officer plays a key role in supporting the Manager, Alumni Relations and the rest of the DAR team to increase the number of alumni connected to ECU and the level of their involvement with the University, as well as supporting philanthropy and donor activity. This is a varied role with opportunity to be creative, co-ordinating a number of key events, programs and projects. There are also some administration tasks required, and playing a supporting role for other members of the team is vital. 

Selection Criteria

Ideally you will have some experience of an events environment and be confident managing a variety of tasks. Good communication, administrative and organisational skills are essential, as are a focus on customer service and problem-solving ability. Copy-writing will form a part of the role, so excellent written skills are essential. You must be flexible and happy to work in a varied role where the focus can change rapidly.

You will also demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence.

Benefits & Remuneration

This full time, fixed term position attracts remuneration of $69,461 to $77,362 plus 17% University superannuation contribution.

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our Employment Opportunities website.

How to Apply

Please upload your resume along with a covering letter (covering letter no more than 2 pages) outlining your suitability for the role, with particular focus on addressing the selection criteria above.

Contact

Interested applicants are welcome to call Amy Hold on 6304 2979 from Monday 8 January for more information. Please note that the University operates an essential shutdown period until Friday 5 January so no telephone enquiries can be taken during this time.

Closing Date:

Applications close on Sunday 14 January 2018 at 11.30 pm AWST.

PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED FROM CANDIDATES WHO HAVE THE RELEVANT WORKING RIGHTS TO FILL THIS POSITION.

ECU is diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address under representation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds.