Executive Director of Development and Alumni Affairs

Job Type

Full Time


Details: DOE




40 Sunshine Cottage Road
administration Building
New York
United States


New York Medical College, a Valhalla, N.Y., based private health sciences college and biomedical research, clinical care and teaching institution founded in 1860, is seeking an Executive Director of Development and Alumni Affairs who will lead the advancement enterprise including: philanthropic development, major gifts, annual fund and alumni relations and any special campaigns. This position has the primary responsibility for developing and implementing strategies to ensure that the College implements an aggressive, creative and successful fundraising program to meet or exceed the near and long-term fundraising goals for the College. This position offers advancement opportunity for successful performance. 

We are seeking an advancement professional with evidence of considerable fundraising, alumni relations and management experience with an advanced degree in a related field. Additional experience is required in leading all aspects of a comprehensive development operation including: the development of a strong management team and motivation of the professional fundraising staff, campaign leaders, volunteers and the direct cultivation and solicitation of major donors. This individual also serves as a liaison between the College and its alumni.

Responsibilities include the coordination and planning of alumni events, management of the alumni professional staff, as well as support for the School of Medicine Alumni Association.

The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to higher education and to collaboration: demonstrate record of leadership; ability to innovate and a capacity for fostering confidence and trust among colleagues. 

Incumbent should have a Bachelor’s degree however a Master’s degree, doctoral or law degree would be desirable. We seek an individual with at least 10 years of proven leadership in the areas of philanthropy, alumni affairs and public relations.

Please visit us for detailed information about position at: https://www.nymc.edu/vpad

NYMC is committed to achieving excellence through diversity and inclusion, and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds. NYMC is an equal opportunity employer. In keeping with the traditions and policies of NYMC, applicant diversity reflecting all self-identified gender, racial, social and economic groups is encouraged. NYMC is a member of the Touro College and University System


Generous benefit package, including tuition remission

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply



Please send letter of interest with resume, salary requirements and 3 references to:

Alicia Parrish, hrrecruiter@nymc.edu