Alumni Engagement Officer

University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

UW-Milwaukee is recognized as one of the country’s top research universities. With more than 190 academic programs, UWM offers a world class education to more than 25,000 students from more than 90 countries. UW-Milwaukee partners with businesses throughout the region, conducting joint research and offering internships to students enrolled in its 14 schools and colleges. UWM’s 104-acre central campus is located on Milwaukee’s upper east side, one of the city’s most attractive residential areas and home to many faculty, staff, and students.

Position Details

Alumni Engagement Officer
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

The Office for Development and Alumni Relations at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is seeking to fill a full-time vacancy for an Alumni Engagement Officer.

The Alumni Engagement Officer will lead efforts to create and facilitate a vibrant culture of philanthropy, service, and volunteerism by managing engagement activities that facilitate meaningful alumni participation in university and Alumni Relations programs and events.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • At least three years of experience in volunteer or relationship management in higher education, non-profits, hospitality or related organization
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, collaborative approach and ability to organize complex projects and activities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in event planning, alumni activities and/or educational programming
  • Self-motivated and strong ability to work independently to achieve established goals
  • Demonstrated experience in working with databases, websites and social media

UW-Milwaukee offers:

  • Innovative, collaborative, and casual-work environment with flexible work/life balance schedules
  • Challenging and progressive career development
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent comprehensive benefits package
  • On-site health & wellness programs
  • On-site affordable day care
  • Best practice PTO policies and paid holidays
  • Open communication, recognition programs, and team-building events

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