The University of Utah is a higher education hub, an economic engine and a catalyst for the creation of the region’s research corridor. The University provides 100 undergraduate, 90 graduate and professional education programs to more than 31,000 students from 50 states and 100 countries. Located in Salt Lake City, the University of Utah is a member of PAC-12, one of the country’s elite collegiate athletic conferences. The University is currently preparing for the launch of a record-breaking capital campaign and is in the midst of a comprehensive university-wide feasibility study.
The University of Utah is seeking an energetic and experienced Executive Director for Alumni Relations and Constituent Engagement to oversee alumni relations, annual giving, and parent engagement programs and activities, for a community of 270,000 parents and alumni. This position reports to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement and is a member of the Vice President’s senior leadership team. The ideal candidate will be a strong leader, bring best practices and innovative ideas, and be able to foster professional relationships across campus while building a robust alumni engagement program worldwide. The University is seeking a fundraising professional with a minimum of five years of experience in higher education, alumni relations, development, and board management.