Paid student positions now available for the Annual Giving phone campaign

The University Advancement Office is seeking a dynamic team of students to work as canvassers for its 2012 phone campaign, which begins this year on September 30 and will continue until November 29.

“Successful applicants will be enthusiastic, motivated, looking for a challenge, possess a good grasp of the English language and a clear speaking voice,” says Mona Dosen, development officer, annual giving. “They must have confidence to communicate with UWindsor alumni by telephone to encourage their financial support of the university and to update their address, e-mail and employment information for their alumni record.”

Student canvassers will make calls Mondays through Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. and Sundays from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Training will be provided and scheduling is designed to meet individual timetables. Interested students may schedule an interview by phoning Dosen at 519-253-3000, ext. 4279. The deadline to apply is Thursday, September 20.