Alumni and Development Coordinator - Health Sciences

Curtin University of Technology
November 21, 2023
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About Us Guided by a strong set of values and principles, the University Advancement team develops and implements comprehensive programs that foster private support for Curtin. We consider ourselves changemakers and ensure education is accessible to all. We support groundbreaking research and connect supporters with programs that equip our students to become responsible global citizens. Motivated by a shared vision, the team is high-performing and collaborates with internal and external stakeholders.

Your New Role As a key member of University Advancement, the Alumni and Development Coordinator – Health Sciences will form part of a thriving team who focus predominately on the Faculty of Health Sciences and on health-related initiatives.

We are seeking a creative, hardworking, and enthusiastic relationship specialist to develop and coordinate the Alumni and Community Engagement Program for the Faculty of Health Sciences. In addition, the incumbent will focus on developing and leveraging existing initiatives to support Health Sciences graduates throughout all stages of their career. The role will create opportunities for alumni to give back through volunteerism and philanthropy, including targeted fundraising appeals, in support of the Faculty's strategic priorities.

This position will also coordinate regular communications, deliver strategically aligned events, activities and other initiatives to increase meaningful engagement with alumni and community. The incumbent will have the opportunity to support the overall Advancement team with a variety of exciting responsibilities, as we all pitch in to help where needed.

As the Alumni and Development Coordinator – Health Sciences, you can look forward to building strong relationships, both locally and globally, with our inspiring health sciences graduates who are making valuable and meaningful contributions to society through their careers.

We are looking for someone with:

  • A personal passion to truly make a difference, who is driven through building and nurturing strong relationships and fostering an inclusive, warm, and welcoming environment.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and oral communication skills to liaise effectively with and influence a wide range of people at all levels both within and external to Curtin and an ability to build trusted and lasting partnerships and networks.
  • Ability to develop and deliver programs, events and initiatives to achieve strategic outcomes.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively and effectively within a large multifunctional team environment.
  • Knowledge and experience working with a customer relationship management system.
  • Previous experience in engagement and/or fundraising, who is keen to support the transformative mission of higher education.
  • As this is a continuing (permanent) position, you will require permanent work rights in Australia. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Fabienne Vonarburg, Head of Advancement – Health Sciences at [email protected] or call 0423 415 047. Curtin University We are an energetic, dedicated team of academics and professionals working together to provide global solutions through quality graduates and innovative research. Curtin is a welcoming space where integrity, respect for one another, courage, excellence, and impact are essential to everyday life. Situated on Whadjuk Nyungar Country, our vibrant campus includes an art gallery, gym, childcare and medical centre, and endless food options including a supermarket.

    We encourage a progressive and diverse workplace, offering generous superannuation and salary packaging benefits. We are committed to looking after our employees by promoting health and wellbeing, work flexibility, and personal development opportunities.

    For more information about our university, please visit www.

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    Please provide a cover letter, and your CV to allow us to assess your suitability for this role.

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    Applications close: 2PM AWST Tuesday 21 November 2023

    Applicants should note that prior to appointment, any offer of employment is subject to completion of National Police Records checks, background, integrity, and reference checks to Curtin's satisfaction. At Curtin, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation and this position may also require you to have a current Working with Children Check.

    If you have any queries in relation to this application process, please contact our careers team on 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1).

    Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.

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