The Alumni Foundation has several openings for Dragon Callers. Of the numerous jobs available on campus, the position as a “Dragon Caller” is a very unique one. There is a special type of person that makes a successful Dragon Caller. Essentially, we are looking for the best of the best – individuals who are excellent in every way. As the Alumni Foundation Phonathon, we have the responsibility to call alumni, parents, and friends of Minnesota State University Moorhead to engage with them and to ask for their financial support. Each year, through the Phonathon, we successfully raise between $150,000 and $300,000 annually. More importantly, we serve as ambassadors for the university and are naturally looking for the very best people to assist us at the MSUM Alumni Phonathon.

Responsibilities:
• Contact alumni, friends of MSUM, and parents and update records information
• Provide campus information and the latest MSUM news
• Ask for contributions—STRONG fundraiser!

Requirements:
• MUST be a currently enrolled MSUM student
• MUST be able to speak clear English

Skills/Experience Preferred:
• STRONG knowledge of the University or the ability to learn quickly
• Ability to have a quality conversation, listen, respond, and ask questions
• Superior customer/donor service skills, including patience and boldness
• Exemplary work ethic and an ability to work independently
• Superior customer/donor service skills, including patience and boldness
• Ability to organize and present facts in a concise and persuasive manner
• Ability to record data accurately and maintain confidentiality
• Ability to build a strong, compelling case in support of MSUM in the interactions with prospects during telephone communications

Schedule:
• Must work a minimum of 2 – 3.5 hour shifts per week
• Sunday afternoon: 1:30 p.m.-5 p.m.
• Sunday – Thursday evenings: 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m.

For more information, or to apply click the link below.

www.mnstate.edu/uploadedFiles/Content/Alumni/Dragon-Caller.pdf