Alumni Engagement Officer Faculty of Health Sciences Job Posting
Are you interested in helping to create a Brighter World? We are hiring for an exciting new opportunity for a 2 -year Alumni Engagement Officer role to support our Faculty of Health Sciences! You will play a pivotal role on the Alumni Engagement team to meet the University’s alumni engagement objectives, with a particular focus on the Faculty of Health Sciences alumni community.
As a results-oriented alumni engagement professional with the drive and determination to succeed, you will help to develop and manage a virtual and in person program for alumni as well as volunteer and recognition programs focused on our alumni around the world.
In the Faculty of Health Sciences, we are advancing human and societal health and well-being as we train health care teams including physicians, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, physician assistants, midwives and researchers to work together to provide the best patient care.
Our pioneering education advances and our excellence in world-class research has consistently placed McMaster among the top 50 universities in the world for health and medicine.
The Faculty’s programs cover a full range of health care, including schools of medicine, nursing and rehabilitation science, as well as programs for midwifery and physician assistant and a Bachelor of Health Sciences program.
Beyond graduate studies within the Faculty, we have joint graduate programs including e-health, neuroscience, biomedical engineering, health management and health policy with Faculties across the university.
Departments of biochemistry and biomedical sciences and clinical epidemiology and biostatistics also support important education programs and research, including research institutes.
The Faculty is known for its interdisciplinary research, and we look to translate what we learn in our laboratories into health care thought and practice.
We are committed to improving health care for the people of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and beyond.
You will also be supported by the award-winning University Advancement and Alumni Engagement team. University Advancement at McMaster University is an integrated department that encompasses the areas of Communications and Public Affairs, Marketing, Development, Alumni Engagement, Stewardship, Volunteer Engagement and Advancement Services & Operations, areas that coordinate their activities and work as a team to build relationships, reputation, and resources on behalf of the University.
Our vision is : Together, we enable McMaster to advance human and societal health and wellbeing.
Our mission is : Inspired by McMaster’s tradition of collaboration and innovation, we strengthen relationships, reputation, and resources in pursuit of our goal to be the best.
University Advancement’s approach to realizing our mission and vision reflects these core values and principles : Integrity, Quality, Respect, Service, Strategy and Teamwork.
Responsible for providing high-quality, meaningful opportunities for alumni to maintain positive relationships with the University by providing programs that achieve the goals of the McMaster, University Advancement, and the McMaster Alumni Association.
providing services and benefits for alumni; and involving current McMaster students. Responsible for working towards achieving all goals above with a specific focus on an assigned portfolio.
Program Development and Execution
This includes managing alumni concerns and complaints.
Data, Tracking and Administration
Education : Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study. A McMaster University degree is an asset.
Experience : Requires 3 years of prior experience.
Knowledge / Skills :
Due to the nature of this position some evening and week-end work as well as some travel will be required.