QUT aspires to provide outstanding real-world
education through physical and virtual learning environments and innovative
courses that lead to excellent outcomes for graduates living in a diverse and
complex environment characterised by rapid, transformative change.
The University’s real world research priorities
focus on being a globally leading university that delivers solutions to the
challenges of today and of the future through high impact, transdisciplinary
research in partnership with end-users, leveraging QUT’s deep technological
strengths and aligned to human capital and innovation needs of the economy.
QUT’s Gardens Point campus is located at the gateway
to Brisbane's CBD, alongside two city bridges that span the Brisbane River and
the lush City Botanical Gardens. It
enjoys the luxury of a semi-tropical climate, an outdoor lifestyle and warm
The Director Alumni leads the alumni engagement
program with strategic input into the Advancement strategy, identifying
philanthropic and other strategic engagement initiatives for alumni on a global
scale. This role will lead and develop a team of alumni engagement
professionals to deliver the alumni engagement priorities for the University
over the next three years.
Reporting to the Executive Director, Advancement,
the Director Alumni works closely with the Director Development and is a member
of the senior management team.
You will bring the ability to drive new initiatives
that foster purposeful alumni engagement with a range of tangible financial and
non-financial benefits including giving, lifelong learning, career mentoring
and industry engagement. Collaborative team
leadership skills combined with your ability to think laterally will also be essential.
Candidates with transferable skills gained within a
business development and/or relationship management role are also encouraged to
QUT aspires to provide outstanding real-world education through physical and virtual learning environments and innovative courses that lead to excellent outcomes for graduates living in a diverse and complex environment characterised by rapid, transformative change.