Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
MANAGER, PARENTS ASSOCIATION , Alumni Association , to be responsible for managing the Parents Association and the implementation of parent events including Family Weekend, managing and engaging parent volunteers, and overseeing parent communications including the parents.mit.edu website and monthly newsletter. Will collaborate to increase parent giving to the Institute, working with the Annual Fund and Resource Development to qualify, cultivate, and solicit current parents. Parents are an extension of the student and are an essential component in building a culture of engagement with current students.
REQUIRED : a bachelor's degree; at least five years of experience in alumni relations or volunteer leadership development in a university or nonprofit setting; excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and oral communication skills; initiative; detail-orientation; ability to recruit, motivate, train, and manage volunteers; and proficiency with PC computers and standard applications (including Microsoft Word, Excel, HTML, PowerPoint and Prezi). Must be able to determine goals and set priorities, handle diversified tasks concurrently, and work as part of a team in a service-oriented environment. Knowledge of iModules Encompass and Advance, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign would be helpful; as would marketing or public relations skills. Job #17582-8
Some travel and evening and weekend work will be required.
Internal Number: 17582
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