Alumni Relations and Stewardship Officer 2 (Stewardship Communications Assistant)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – I – Exempt
Work Unit:
College of Health and Human Development
Development and Alumni Relations
Full/Part Time:


The Office of Development and Alumni Relations in the College of Health and Human Development seeks a Stewardship Communications Assistant to implement and expand stewardship and communications for our donors and prospects. This position will report to the Director of Stewardship and Communications. This newly created position will be responsible for college-wide gift acknowledgment process; writing gift announcements and developing marketing pieces; writing articles and reports focused on gift impact; and supporting development events focused on cultivation, recognition, and stewardship of donors. Duties will also include overseeing development and alumni relations web pages and social media presence. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This position requires excellent writing, editing, and organizational skills, outstanding attention to detail, and familiarity with social media platforms. Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite is required, and some experience with Adobe Creative Suite preferred. The ideal candidate will be a collaborative team player who is self-motivated, demonstrates good judgement and high ethical standards, and is committed to contributing to an inclusive work environment. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year with an excellent possibility of re-funding.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088