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The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff’s best known works.

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Diector for Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement

Department Office of Institutional Advancement
Salary D.O.E.
City/State Talladega/AL
Education Bachelors
Type Staff
Experience 1 - 3 Years
Category Staff
Relocation No
Salary D.O.E.
Contact Email brhoden@talladega.edu
Contact Name Talladega College Office of Human Resources
Relocation No

Under the direction of the Vice President for Institutional Advancement, the Director for Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement coordinates annual giving programs for the College and serves as the first point of contact to alumni.
This hybrid of a fundraising and alumni position will require an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to work in a fast pace environment. He/she is responsible for the annual fund program including direct mail solicitations, reunion giving, and stewardship. This position will play a key role in developing alumni engagement opportunities and serve as the College’s primary liaison to the alumni chapters.
• Develop and execute a written annual fund plan for the calendar year including email, direct mail, reunion giving, personal solicitation, and volunteer management.
• Employ systems to track and produce measurable outcomes for annual giving strategies.
• Effectively articulate and promote the College’s mission.
• Partner with appropriate members of the advancement team and College to identify and provide communication and engagement opportunities for alumni.
• Lead and coordinate annual alumni reunion weekend.
• Coordinate annual giving initiatives as directed.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
• A bachelor’s degree is required.
• A minimum of 2-3 years in annual giving (preferably higher education) or sales.
• Strong verbal, written, and relationship building skills.
• Demonstrated analytical skills.
• Demonstrated experience to identify, qualify, cultivate, and solicit donors.
• Ability to recruit, manage, and motivate volunteers.
• Strong organizational skills and ability to work effectively under deadlines.
• The ability to travel for 10%-20% of the time.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Qualified candidates should forward a cover letter along with resume, a Talladega College application, at least 3 professional references and a copy of college transcript to Talladega College, Human Resources Office, 627 W. Battle Street, Talladega, AL 35160. You may also email us at brhoden@talladega.edu or fax 256-761-6450.



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The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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