Alumni Advancement Manager, College of Engineering and Physical Science – UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH

As Alumni Advancement Manager, College of Engineering and Physical Science, you will be a member of this campus-wide team and, as such, epitomize the department’s shared values of respect, empowerment, integrity, appreciation, and forward focus.

We are seeking an experienced alumni relations and fundraising professional to work with alumni, donors and volunteers in the College of Engineering and Physical Science (CEPS), which provides a comprehensive, unique interdisciplinary research and learning environment that encourages and promotes excellence among faculty, staff and students. Housing five diverse departments (Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Statistics, and Physics), the College prepares students for dynamic careers to advance solutions to key issues facing our world.  Salary Range:  $69,666 – $87,083

Posted On:  March 21, 2024

Closing On:  May 3, 2024

Location:  Guelph, Ontario

Employment Type:  Full Time

Level:  Senior

Salary Range:  $69,666 – $87,083


In our work, at the department of Alumni Affairs & Development (AA&D), we advance the mission of the University of Guelph by building lifelong relationships with our community: alumni, donors, and friends. Our vision is for the University to be personally relevant in the lives of our community members. Through these relationships, we amplify the impact of philanthropy to create unique solutions for the challenges facing our world.

Reporting to the Associate Director, Annual Giving, and in consultation with the Dean and faculty, you will be responsible for engaging alumni in the life of the College through annual giving fundraising (contributions of up to $25,000) and strategic relationship management through strategic events and programs. More specifically, your responsibilities in this role will include:

NOTE: Some evening and weekend work is required, along with possible travel in support of certain activities.



To assume the role of Alumni Advancement Manager, College of Engineering and Physical Science, you should be an entrepreneurially minded fundraiser and a diplomatic relationship builder, whose profile includes:

The University of Guelph (www.uoguelph.cais one of Canada’s leading research-intensive comprehensive institutions, with a record of outstanding scholarship in the arts, humanities, social sciences, life sciences, physical and engineering sciences, agriculture and veterinary sciences. This is your chance to join us in our endeavour to improve life.

To view a detailed posting for the role of Alumni Advancement Manager, College of Engineering and Physical Science, please go to our website at, quoting Hiring #2024-0168, must be sent by e-mail, only to:

At the University of Guelph, fostering a culture of inclusion is an institutional imperative. The University invites and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in employment, who may contribute to further diversification of our Institution.