The ideal candidate is someone who can lead and expand The Association's peer-to-peer fundraising efforts, as well as collaborate with various Association departments on new and existing fundraising initiatives. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and possess the abilities to successfully manage volunteers and develop relationships. Flexibility in learning and innovation are desired strengths.
Responsible for the coordination and execution of The Association’s peer-to-peer fundraising efforts, which will require significant oversight and management of volunteers. Also responsible for advancing The Association’s current student and young alumni fundraising efforts in addition to other existing fundraising initiatives.
Collaborate with other Association staff members on additional fundraising matters.
Participates and provides input on various Association-wide activities which may include:
Acts as an ambassador for The Association by meeting Team Expectations; supporting The Association’s fundraising, branding, and communications efforts; and fostering relationships with former students, current students, parents, faculty, staff, and friends of Texas A&M. Occasional other duties as assigned.
Required: Bachelor’s degree.
Preferred: Bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University.
Required: 2-3 years professional work experience with the ability to plan and execute concurrent and/or complex detail-oriented projects. Experience with coordinating, managing, or overseeing volunteers.
Preferred: 4+ years of professional work experience. Experience with fundraising database systems. Prior experience in project management. Customer service experience.
Required: Ability to operate a keyboard. Frequent use of video display terminal. Ability and availability for limited travel and to operate a motor vehicle.
Required: Working knowledge of standard office equipment.
Required: Keyboarding and communication skills. Public speaking skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office. Ability to work some evenings, weekends (including home football games), and ability to travel occasionally, including some overnight travel.