Skip to content

Student and Young Alumni Officer

External Relations
Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Contract status
20,624 - 23,879 a year
Apply by

Role Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join our fundraising team as we prepare for the University’s first major institutional campaign.  Working as a member of the Participation Giving team in a fast paced office you will help to increase the numbers of young alumni, students involved in supporting university projects.

Your major focus will be helping to raise the profile of philanthropy on campus and developing a pipeline of projects for the University’s own crowdfunding platform, YuStart. This will involve the delivery of a communications programme, social media activity, networking and workshop presentations, as well as YuStart project support and platform administration.  In collaboration with the Alumni Engagement team and colleagues in YUSU you will help to expand links between students and young alumni. 

You will be well organised, be able to work independently and as part of a team, often to deadlines. A creative thinker with first rate communications skills you will have excellent IT skills, and a thorough knowledge of social media platforms. 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Susie Braithwaite

To apply please click on the 'Apply now' button below and complete the application form. 

The post is full time and is on an open contract basis, salary will be in the range £20,624 - £23,879 a year.


The University of York is committed to promoting equality and diversity



Forgot password | Register

Why York?

York is one of the most successful universities in the UK.

With world-class activity across the spectrum from the physical sciences, life sciences, and social sciences to the humanities, we have been recognised as one of the top 100 universities in the world, gaining outstanding results in official assessments of our research and teaching.