Overview

University Development Call Center offers a rewarding part-time paid internship that connects students with the Ole Miss family to gain support for the University’s future.

As a caller intern, students can gain marketing, networking, and fundraising experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Contact University of Mississippi alumni, parents, and friends
    • To inform on university news, events, and initiatives
    • To update contact information
    • To secure financial support
  • Act professionally as a goodwill ambassador for the University of Mississippi
  • Input and maintain accurate donor data
  • Check-in with management team and maintain productivity to meet nightly goals
  • Utilize feedback and coaching from staff to improve calling techniques
  • Answer questions that arise and make notes of prospect requests or questions you cannot answer

Qualifications:

  • Knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the University of Mississippi
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to accurately record data
  • Commitment to work at least three (3) shifts a week
  • Full-time student status

Benefits:

  • Flexible scheduling
  • Great resume builder, gain experience in marketing, networking, and fundraising
  • Incentive opportunities

Please send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to: Ericka Sherrill at ericka@olemiss.edu