Student Fundraising Ambassador, (Student Caller)

Fort Myers, FL
Jun 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Information

Job Title Student Fundraising Ambassador, (Student Caller)

Job Description

The Student Fundraising Ambassador is an essential member of the Office of Annual Giving and is responsible for fundraising efforts for the Greater University Fund. Responsibilities include contacting members of the FGCU community via phone to; update records, foster relationships between prospect and the university and to ask for gifts. Calls are to be conducted in a respectful and professional manner. Working at the Call Center is a unique job opportunity that allows you to strengthen your communication skills, build your resume and your confidence. The Student Caller reports to the Center Manager and the Assistant Director of Annual Giving.

Required Qualifications

•Must be a current student registered at Florida Gulf Coast University

•Strong communication skills, verbal and written

•Ability to use a computer (for data entry purposes)

Preferred Qualifications

•Fundraising experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Salary Range $8.50 per hour

Job Duties

Essential Job Duties

•Respect the confidentiality of donor information and sensitivity of personal information

•Work independently to achieve daily, weekly and overall fundraising goals

•Responsible for submitting their pledge tracking form at the end of every shift

•Required to perform all tasks with efficiency, paying particular attention to the quality of details

•Responsible for completing timesheet

Other Duties

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number TS40P

Open Date 08/25/2016

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

•12 hrs./week (minimum 3 shifts/week)

•The call center operates Sunday (12-4),
and Monday – Thursday evenings (5 – 9 PM)
Must fulfill scheduled/required shifts set forth by the Office of Annual Giving

•Complete and pass new hire training

•As a temporary employee, you may not be eligible to participate in all employee benefit programs (e.g., paid leave, retirement, or tuition reimbursement)


•Sense of pride and affinity for supporting FGCU through fundraising

•Highly motivated, adaptable, dependable and demonstrates willingness to learn

•Ability to work independently in a team-oriented environment

•Naturally personable and positive

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a current student registered at Florida Gulf Coast University?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have data entry experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate the number of years of directly related work experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please explain your directly related experience to the position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please indicate how you first learned of this position.
    • Job Board
    • Print Advertisement
    • Social Media
    • Job Fair/Conference
    • FGCU Website
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  6. * Per the question above, please specify the name of where you FIRST learned of the position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of 3 Professional References
Optional Documents