Date Posted: September 01, 2020
Start Date: February 22, 2021
End Date: December 31, 2021
Classification: Institutional
Pay: $ 8.00 per hour
Job Description
As a student advancement leader, you play an integral part in the success of the school’s philanthropy initiatives. This opportunity helps contribute to the university’s engagement goals through alumni participation and fostering intentional relationships between students and alumni, parents and friends.

As a student advancement leader, you will:
Hold meaningful conversations with donors through targeted philanthropy campaigns.

Offer updates on current campus events and raise monetary support for Samford scholarships, programs and initiatives.

Work through targeted philanthropy campaigns as set by the University Advancement.
Solicit gifts for Samford University in response to a recent philanthropy appeals.
Garner excitement and support for major events (i.e. Homecoming, The Big Give, etc.)
Communicate goals and updates to alumni as provided by University Advancement.
Record pertinent information to be shared with appropriate staff members.
Encourage student participation during The Big Give.

Student earnings will be paid biweekly in the form of a check or direct deposit payable to the student.

Strong verbal communication skills
Comfort in soliciting donations
Positive attitude, organized and attentive to detail
Enthusiasm for Samford, its mission and programs
Contact Rochelle Harrison

Samford University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Employer.