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Program Manager, Alumni Engagement

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 05/31/2019

University Advancement
Program Manager, Alumni Engagement

University Advancement is responsible for strategically positioning the UO with its various constituents and securing resources to further its aims. The division consists of approximately 200 employees primarily working out of Eugene, with offices in Portland and Bend. Departments within University Advancement include UO Alumni Association, Development, Principal and International Gifts, Advancement Operations, Federal Affairs, and State and Community Affairs.

The University of Oregon Alumni Association (UOAA) fosters lifelong relationships, deepens engagement, and advocates on behalf of the university and Duck alumni around the world. Launched in 1879 with five alumni, the UOAA is proud of its long history of keeping alumni connected to the university and offering a wide array of opportunities for service. With a membership of more than 27,000, the alumni association serves as an important connection to the university for the more than 220,000 alumni around the world. Our vision is to be among the very best alumni relations programs in the country, uniting and engaging Ducks in all stages of flight.

In order to establish and cultivate lifelong relationships among alumni, the Program Manager, Alumni Engagement will serve as a representative for the organization’s multi-faceted University Advancement (UA) mission.

Reporting to the Associate Director of Alumni Engagement (Advancement/UOAA), the Program Manager will work in consultation and collaboration with UOAA leadership to advance the engagement strategy for alumni. This strategy will be reliant upon input from and engagement with the Associate VP, Advancement/Executive Director, UOAA, in addition to collaboration with regional major gift officers assigned to various geographic territories.

This position requires access to transportation for occasional travel to meetings and events. This position must be able to work occasional nights and/or weekends to fulfill special projects and events.

Salary is commensurate with experience and starts at $40,000. The university offers an excellent package of employee benefits. For further information please see the full position announcement, including minimum and required qualifications, education requirements, and application procedure on the UO website at, #523863.

Search will remain open until filled. To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by May 13, 2019. This position is subject to the completion of a criminal background check. We are committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse institution and invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity.

EO/AA/Veterans/Disability institution committed to cultural diversity.

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