Job Description

Grand Canyon University is seeking to hire an Alumni Specialist for our Student Programs.


  • Responsible for the strategic design and implementation of all projects, systems and programming for recent graduates, students, and alumni.
  • Responsible for ensuring that alumni programming, messaging, & relationships are built into the on-ground and online student experience.
  • Responsible for strategically designing and implementing programs that develops and maintain healthy relationships with alumni.
  • Responsible for ensuring that recent graduates are supported with alumni programming
  • Assist the office of Alumni Relations with sponsorship & giving efforts. Primarily focus on introducing giving to students and recent graduates for the first time.
  • Responsible for designing and facilitating all transition programming and communication strategies around graduation and commencement.


  • Experience holding some form of a project management or operational management role
  • Working knowledge of computers and ability to navigate databases and software.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and software databases.
  • Customer oriented, a professional demeanor and ability to work harmoniously in a team environment with the ability to get along with diverse populations.
  • Ability to effectively coordinate projects and to work on multiple competing projects while meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to cope with changing priorities.
  • Good communications skills and an understanding of the communications needs of diverse populations and cultures.


Application Instructions

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