Student Assistant - Alumni Caller
Position Title:Student Assistant - Alumni Caller Job Category:Student Department:Development - 7010620 Division:Advancement Required Documents:Cover Letter, Resume, Student Detailed Class Schedule Position Statement:Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology. Description:
The Office of Advancement is seeking students interested in participating in GGC’s Phonathon program. The student callers will reach out to alumni and friends to encourage financial support of GGC’s programs and mission and gather biographical information.
We are looking for students who are eager and confident in contacting alumni and friends about giving back, while utilizing a common bond and fondness for GGC and its endeavors. The phonathon program will play a critical role in the campus’s fundraising efforts. We’d like students who love GGC and can communicate that to our alumni!
One day a week, from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
Full training will be provided, and no experience is necessary.Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:
- Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credits at Georgia Gwinnett College.
- Professional demeanor with excellent customer service skills.
- Speak clear, fluent and energetic English.
- Excellent oral communication skills.
- Confidence in communicating clearly over the phone, and in asking for financial support.
- Accuracy and attention to details.
- Ability to work as a member of a team.
Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation and credit check if applicable to the position, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
This position raises funds for both Georgia Gwinnett College and secondarily for the Georgia Gwinnett College Foundation. Position may require local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Applicant must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.Work Hours:Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends). This is a part-time student assistant position up to 25 hours per week. Position Status:Part-Time FLSA:Non-exempt