Fayetteville Academy seeks an outstanding leader and team player to join the school as Director of Communications and Alumni Relations for the 2021-2022 school year. This position is a 12-month, full-time position and will begin July 1, 2021. The Director of Communications and Alumni Relations is a member of the school’s Administrative Team and reports directly to the Head of School.
The position’s primary responsibilities include the oversight, creation, editing, and distribution of school communications. The person in this position serves as the main liaison between the school and its many alumni. They will be actively involved in major school events, school publicity including social media, and will play an active role within the advancement office of the school. The successful candidate will possess experience in these or other related areas. Problem solving skills, critical thinking skills, sense of humor, enthusiasm, and collaboration are also important qualities for this position.
The ideal candidate will have at least a bachelor’s degree in communications or a related field and at least three years of relevant experience. Independent school experience and familiarity is preferred. Fayetteville Academy actively seeks candidates who participate in the overall life of the school and possess strong interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively with students, parents, faculty, alumni, and the community at large. They should be a self-directed individual who is solution oriented, versatile, and flexible.
Please address a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to Ray Quesnel, Head of School, and send all documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fayetteville Academy is a PK - 12th grade school with approximately 400 students. We were founded in 1970 and we are the only truly independent, college preparatory day school in Fayetteville, NC. The Academy has earned a strong reputation within the community for the quality of its academic, fine arts, and athletic programs. To learn more about the Academy, please visit our website at www.fayacademy.org.
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