Director of Alumni Relations

Institutional Advancement

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JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Are you an Alumni of SBTS and have experience in pastoral or ministry work?
Are you good at networking and building partnerships?
Is communication one of your key competencies?
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JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Provide leadership to the alumni initiatives and be responsible for their implementation
  • Promote the “Southern For Life” brand through existing and newly developed channels
  • Develop and maintain a vibrant, on campus Southern For Life Alumni Center as a hub for alumni visiting the campus for conferences, campus visits, events
  • Keep informed of alumni serving in denominational offices, key churches and strategic roles for partnerships
  • Recruit and equip regional “Alumni Ambassadors” to use their influence to strengthen institutional relationships
  • Represent SBTS at strategic local church, denomination, academic society, and ministry oriented events
  • Generate a dynamic communication strategy
  • Maximize conference connections, traveling as needed to ensure a “Southern For Life” connecting point at all SBTS booths, state conventions and primary conferences (SBC, KBC, T4G, & TGC)
  • Oversee website and development:
    • southernforlife.com – Develop a strong webpage complete with resources and associating benefits
    • Alumni Toolbox, a website portion dedicated to promoting resources
    • From the Front Lines, section of the website highlighting news from alumni, for alumni
    • Maximize social media exposure
  • Partner with Student Life to develop and execute The Southern Way, “day one experience” for students
  • Partner with Ministry Connections office to maximize the placement opportunities for graduates
  • Partner with Academic Services to promote and host the Alumni Academy and Ministry Apprenticeship Program

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