Alumni Relations Coordinator Ref 3137

School/departmentDevelopment & Alumni Relations Office, External Relations Division 
Hours: full time. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).  
ContractFixed term for 6 months  
Reference: 3137
Salarystarting at £25,941 and rising to £30,046 per annum
Placed on05 February 2020
Closing date: 26 February 2020.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date09 March 2020
Expected start date: As soon as possible.

Job description

An opportunity has arisen for a great communicator to join our Development and Alumni Relations team and work with us to increase engagement with our global alumni community.

This fixed term role has a lot of variety and requires someone with excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as experience of working with volunteers.

Supporting the Alumni Relations Manager, the Alumni Relations Coordinator will be working to foster alumni relationships and create opportunities for life-long engagement through communications, events and volunteering, as part of the University’s ‘Engage For Change’ strategy.

The post will play a key role in facilitating fruitful relationships with alumni to enhance student employability and the student experience, and grow alumni giving to the University.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a desire to pursue a career in alumni relations, communications, volunteer management or membership services and events to gain valuable experience.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 3137) (PDF 148.80KB)

How to apply

Download our professional services application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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