This job will provide you with valuable marketing and public relations experience that will enhance your resume and increase your chances of landing a great job upon graduation.Through the Affiliate Phonathon, we personally contact thousands of Union graduates each year. Our purpose is twofold. First, we want to build and strengthen the relationship between alumni and our College. Second, we talk to them about the importance of supporting Union financially so that the College can continue to be a leader in higher education. The Affiliate Phonathon is a critical element to the College’s annual operating and scholarship budgets. It relies on unrestricted donations from alumni to provide the College with the flexibility needed to educate our students in this rapidly changing society. Gifts provide funding for student scholarships and faculty recruitment, as well as programs for student involvement such as terms abroad, and the dozens of clubs and organizations that enhance the lives of our students.
There are opportunities for immediate bonuses based on performance. The Phonathon Center operates throughout the school year Sunday (3:30pm – 6:00pm) and Monday thru Wednesday (6:30-9:00pm) with occasional Thursdays. Schedules are created based on your availability.
Affiliate Phonathon Center employee expectations and requirements: You must have a deep respect and appreciation for Union College, be enthusiastic and reliable, have strong communication skills and polite phone manner, be able to ask people for money with confidence.