Macalester College’s Engagement Department seeks to hire an Associate Director of Affinity & Identity Engagement.This is a new position that offers an opportunity for a visionary team player to build and shape a program to deepen Macalester’s alumni ownership through engagement and philanthropic opportunities related to affinity and identity. The person in this role will be charged with defining a vision, determining an affinity and identity engagement strategy (in partnership with the Director of Alumni Engagement and the Senior Associate Director of the Macalester Fund), and will have the skills to implement and maintain the strategy. This work will include fundraising related to identity and affinity groups. Because this is a new role, the ability to define a realistic scope of work will be a key component.
About the Engagement Department:
Macalester’s Engagement team works to expand the number of alumni and other constituents engaged with Macalester and facilitate their relationships through events, volunteering, and giving opportunities. The Engagement team includes Alumni Engagement, Special Events, and the Macalester Fund (annual giving), working within the broader context of the Advancement division to build a pipeline of future support for the college. The 18 person Engagement team works collaboratively to develop community-centric engagement and fundraising strategies. We approach our work through an equity lens, and pride ourselves on being innovative and forward-thinking.
Compensation & Benefits:
The total compensation for this position includes an annual salary of $57,000 - $62,000 based on qualifications. This role is 1.0 FTE and offers full access to Macalester’s Benefits package.
For best consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume as one PDF through the Macalester Employment Opportunities webpage. Priority will be given to applications received by October 6th, 2021 and the position will be posted until filled.
All inquiries about this position should be directed to:
Talent Acquisition Manager
Macalester College - Institutional Overview
Since its founding in 1874, Macalester has provided students with the inspiration, insight, and experience to become successful and ethical leaders. Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, Macalester enrolls nearly 2,100 students who come from virtually every state and 91 countries. Macalester is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college known for its high standards of scholarship and its special emphasis on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.
Macalester is proud of its longstanding commitment to social justice and creating a safe environment for all people regardless of sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, gender, religion, age, or ability. Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities, and women.
Macalester employees enjoy a fantastic benefits package and working environment that is second to none. Please visit http://www.macalester.edu/employmentservices/benefits/ for more information about benefits at Macalester College.
Our Commitment to Safety in response to COVID-19:
For the safety of our community, Macalester requires all employees to have received a COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Should a newly hired employee be unable to receive the vaccination for either medical or religious reasons we offer accommodations and assistance.
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Macalester College’s Engagement Department seeks to hire an Associate Director of Affinity & Identity Engagement.This is a new position that offers an opportunity for a visionary team player to build and shape a program to…