Regional Engagement Officer – Southeast US at The Ohio State University

Regional Engagement Officer – Southeast US at The Ohio State University

Job Type
Posting Date
January 10, 2019
Location of Position

Columbus, OH

Company Summary

For 144 years, The Ohio State University's campus in Columbus has been the stage for academic achievement and a laboratory for innovation. It's where friendships are forged. It's where rivalries and revelry are born.

The university's main campus is one of America's largest and most comprehensive. As Ohio's best and one of the nation's top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center. As a land-grant university, Ohio State has a physical presence throughout the state, with campuses and research centers located around Ohio.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Regional Engagement Officer (REO) will broaden and deepen alumni and constituent engagement with Ohio State by developing more purposeful, meaningful, impactful and mutually beneficial relationships, serving as the official liaison between the university and the Southeast US region and metro areas of Atlanta and Sarasota/Bradenton/Venice, FL.  They are a subject matter expert for engagement strategies and develops, implements, and evaluates new or existing activities, program, services, and communications within the region.

The REO is also the direct connection and lead engagement strategist for those Alumni Clubs located within the Southeast US region.  They will identify and train volunteers and ambassadors to support the Alumni Association and Office of Advancement's strategic plans and initiatives.

Position Requirements


Direct alumni relations and/or fundraising experience; demonstrated skill in working with diverse communities and cultural groups.

Required Experience


Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience; 2 years of customer relations, volunteer management and/or institutional advancement experience; knowledge of and experience in program planning and event management.

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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.