Assistant to the President for College Advancement

President's Office

Part Time-Benefit Eligible

Grade HA1, Min. $20 per hour

Monday - Friday, 10 am - 3 pm (occasional evening and weekend hours)

25 hours per week/38 weeks per year


The selected candidate will assist the President with institutional advancement activities including but not limited to setting up appointments with potential donors, assisting with the stewardship of donors, assisting the President with the execution of gifts to the College, and working with College Relations to strategically identify potential sources of support that require the President's involvement.


Bachelor's degree with 5-7 years experience in the College Relations field or equivalent experience required. Also required is excellent written and oral communication and organizational skills, a desire to work in and contribute to a team-oriented office, an ability to maintain confidentiality, to show discretion, and exercise good judgment and professionalism in all communications. The desired candidate must also have a willingness to develop a familiarity with the history, programs and needs of Union College and be available to work occasional evening and weekend hours as required. SEND COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO:


Please apply in person, via fax, U.S. Mail or email:

Human Resources
Req. # 7085
Union College
807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Telephone: (518) 388-6108
Fax: (518) 388-6529

Please submit all electronic application materials as a single pdf or doc file.

Diversity at Union College

Union College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly committed to student and workforce diversity.

Union College is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s).

Union College’s strategic plan highlights the role of diversity in providing an effective education for the 21st century at the heart of our mission and vision for the College. Diversifying the student body, the faculty, the administration, the staff and the curriculum requires a commitment to honor our mission and advance our goals. Union provides a blend of intellectual, social and cultural opportunities to facilitate the integrated academic, social and personal development of a diverse community. We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures including, but not limited to, those based on race, religion, ability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and national origin.