Development Office

LMH has had a dedicated Development Office since 1995, working to strengthen and develop the relationship with its 8,000 alumni.  There is a full and varied programme of events and publications through which former students are kept up to date with life at LMH today.  Fundraising from alumni is an important function of the office.  There are currently 6 full-time members of the Development Team: Development Director, Deputy Development Director, Development Manager, Alumni Engagement Officer, Database Officer (P/T) and Development Assistant.

Main Purpose of Job

The Alumni Engagement Officer is an integral part of the Development Team, keeping in regular contact with alumni and friends via a varied events and communications programme. The aim of this role is to maintain and strengthen the relationship between alumni and LMH.

The main purpose of the Alumni Engagement Officer is to plan, implement and manage the programme of Alumni Engagement for the College and be involved with and support other college development initiatives as required. This will involve: organising events in College, the UK and overseas; developing alumni engagement through attending events and volunteering, and managing a co-ordinated communications programme involving all relevant media.

The role requires a candidate with an enthusiastic personality and the ability to manage a dynamic and busy workload. The team receives administrative support from the Development Assistant

Further Particulars

Salary and benefits

The salary will be £25,000 - £32,000 per annum, depending on experience, for a 37.5 hour week (usually 8.30am – 5.00pm with 30 minutes for lunch (with flexibility)).  Benefits of working for the College include 35 days holiday (including bank holidays), the option to join a University pension scheme and one free meal whilst on duty and the kitchens are open.


To apply for this position, please complete an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send this by email to, or post to the HR Office, LMH, Norham Gardens, Oxford, OX2 6QA.

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form