Director of Alumni Relations

Institutional Advancement

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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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  • 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:
    • – 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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