Phonathon Caller positions are open on a semi-annual basis, at the beginning of each semester.
Basic function and responsibility:
UMF Phonathon callers are responsible for contacting alumni, friends and parents of UM in a fundraising and "friend raising" capacity. Callers will solicit gifts for the University of Montana, provide information about the University, its specific colleges and programs, and update alumni records. Callers must maintain confidentiality of information. Nightly duties include calling UM prospects (alumni, parents and friends), entering data and completing other CampusCall applications, and maintaining an accurate record of calling activity. Phonathon callers serve as ambassadors for the University of Montana.
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Requires a student who is dependable and motivated with excellent telephone skills and a clear speaking voice. Students must be able to follow instructions with a high regard for detail and be eager to convey enthusiasm for UM in a positive and mature manner. They must also be comfortable building a case for giving to the UM Foundation and asking for a gift from alumni, friends and parents of the University of Montana.
Interested candidates should submit a completed application to Molly Adamson, call center manager, at email@example.com or the University of Montana Foundation, P.O. Box 7159, Missoula, MT 59807. The University of Montana Foundation is an EEO employer.