Director of Alumni Relations – Lazaridis

Director of Alumni Relations

Director of Alumni Relations

The Director of Alumni Relations is responsible for building and retaining alumni presence at events run by the Lazaridis Students’ Society, and its respective Clubs and Associations. This position will bring value to students by creating recruitment opportunities through company representative presence on campus or in attendance at our events. The ideal candidate thrives in team settings and has an exceptional ability to take initiative in pursuing unprompted tasks. The Director of Alumni Relations will report to the incoming Vice-President of Corporate Relations, Thomas Andress.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Actively seek out new corporate sponsorship or partnership opportunities with external parties.
  • Manage and improve relationships with existing/previous corporate partners which have supported the Lazaridis Students’ Society in some sponsorship capacity.
  • Work alongside the Laurier Alumni Association to connect with passionate alumni and strengthen the Lazaridis Alumni network.
  • Collaborate very closely with both of the other Corporate Directors to secure partnerships with corporations.
  • Time dedication of 12-15 hours weekly, with a heavy time commitment over the summer term and midway into the fall semester

The perfect candidate:

  • Excellent selling, communication, and leadership skills
  • Committed, punctual, professional, and persistent
  • Capacity to handle rejection and failure with poise
  • Hard worker, willing to prioritize the role above other extra-curricular activities
  • Self-starting nature, exhibits resourcefulness in seeking beneficial new initiatives
  • Strong vision and planning skills for goal accomplishment
  • Embodies the “work hard, play hard” attitude
  • Always has a smile on their face

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