St. Lawrence University Associate Director/Senior Associate Director of Advancement Operations in Canton, New York
Position Title Associate Director/Senior Associate Director of Advancement Operations
Reporting to the Executive Director of Advancement Operations (EDAO), the person in this position contributes to the ongoing success of the division in its mission to maximize philanthropy to St. Lawrence by assisting in the planning, building, managing, and assessing its operating, and administrative systems.
Primary duties include but are not limited to: • Investigate, develop, implement and manage new assessment tools, benchmarking strategies, and return on investment metrics; monitor data, interpret findings, and make recommendations to the EDAO • Work collaboratively with divisional leaders and the Office of Communications to ensure the University Advancement website is designed and presented in accordance with SLU standards and provides an exceptional experience for alumni and friends • Coordinate and plan training programs, focusing on both information systems as well as administrative processes • Assist with monitoring division-wide progress towards goals through a collaborative process with Advancement colleagues, direct workflow on major project, and evaluates individual and division-wide results to ensure that objectives and operating requirements are met and coincide with the needs and mission of the University • Coordinate recruiting, onboarding, and training functions for the University Advancement division • Overall responsibility for documenting procedures that impact TRE user community and users of other UA administrative systems
• Bachelor’s degree required • Five years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience • Superior organizational, verbal and written communications skills • Working knowledge of computer applications, including Windows, PowerPoint, Excel, and scheduling software
Status (FT, PT, Seasonal, Temp) Full-time (12 months)
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number ST00532
Desired Start Date
Open Date (to accept applications)
Close Date (date applications will not be considered)
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested and qualified applicants must submit a letter of application, resume, and a statement in which you address how you will support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. These documents can be uploaded in the “Applicant Documents” section of your application. Professional reference contact information should be provided in the application form.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Cover Letter/Letter of Application