De La Salle Institute, a college-preparatory Catholic secondary school located on Chicago’s near south side, is looking for an Alumni Relations Coordinator to create and implement a strategic alumni relations program that increases involvement at De La Salle. The Alumni Relations Coordinator will help build a structure for increasing engagement, giving, and leadership opportunities and work to support the academic progress of recent graduates.
Qualifications: Two or more years of progressive administrative, academic, and alumni related experience; practiced participation in recruiting and managing volunteer groups; proficiency with personal computers and related software, especially MS Word and Raiser’s Edge; strong creative, oral and written communication skills are essential, as are excellent organizational and volunteer management skills; ability to manage multiple projects; good presentation skills; sense of humor and team spirit; professional demeanor and ability to commit to the Institute's mission. Social media experience preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Vacation and holiday policy, medical, dental and health insurance, life insurance and retirement plan available.
For 128 years, De La Salle Institute has remained in the heart of Chicago assisting thousands of students reach their educational goals and spiritual growth. While much has changed in our school since 1889, teaching excellence, spirituality, moral ethics, and social responsibility continue to be a part of the cornerstone of the Lasallian mission of education.