Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement, SUNY Cortland

August 2, 2018

SUNY Cortland seeks positive, motivated, driven, strategy-oriented person to serve as the assistant director of alumni engagement.

The assistant director of alumni engagement will execute on campus events and work with the campus community to engage alumni. Responsible for the annual Alumni Reunion, all events, activities associated with planning, coordination and implementation of the program. The assistant director is also responsible for the “Alum from Day One” program, including implementation of all student programs hosted by Alumni Engagement, and co-advising the SUNY Cortland SPARK organization. The assistant director will have responsibility for all Alumni Association social media channels and serves as an ambassador for SUNY Cortland and the Alumni Association.

To be successful in this position, the assistant director of alumni engagement will have strong interpersonal and communication skills; be detail oriented and organized; able to build strong relationships; be interested in working with a diverse student and alumni population, and; able to demonstrate a high level of professionalism in interactions with all constituents.


A Bachelor’s degree is required as well as demonstrated experience in marketing and events. This positon requires availability to work nights and weekends.

Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated professional experience in higher education; experience working with college students and those with alumni engagement experience.

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Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The State University of New York College at Cortland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity/Americans with Disabilities Act (AA/EEO/ADA) employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.