The College of Arts and Sciences is seeking an experienced administrator to direct the Joseph A. Latino Institute. The ideal candidate will possess in-depth knowledge of the issues facing the Latino Community and demonstrate proven success in program and donor development, event management and volunteer recruitment in a nonprofit setting.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Developing a calendar of annual programs and events that appeal to a broad community.
Pursue grant and other funding opportunities for program development and operation.
Work with University Advancement in areas of: Development to identify and cultivate funding opportunities including new donors. Maintain relationship with existing donors.
Public relations to increase the visibility of the Institute and its cultural, educational and advocacy programming.
Alumni affairs to identify and engage alums in the Latino community.
Government affairs to establish relationships with government agencies on a state and national level on educational initiatives that are specific to the Latino population.
Work consistently on Board development to expand the size, scope, and activities of the Board.
Maintain active relationship with the Board.
Manage annual program budget.
Organize events such as lectures, conferences, seminars, special exhibitions and performing arts events.
A combination of Bachelor's degree and experience that demonstrates in-depth knowledge and understanding of the issues and concerns facing the Latino community is required.
8 or more years of extensive experience in fundraising and event management in higher education or nonprofit setting may substitute for the degree.
Understanding of the mission and vision of the Joseph A. Unanue Latino Institute within the context of the University mission is required.
Advanced degree in a relative field is preferred.
Administrative - AD190
General Office Environment
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The person in this position is required to perform his or her duties at all Seton Hall University locations and facilities, as assigned.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.