American University Phonathon Program Student Caller Position Application *SEND COMPLETED APPLICATIONS TO [email protected] Position Requirements • Attend a minimum of 4 shifts per biweekly period • Perform three asks set for each constituent and two credit card asks for each pledge • Utilize program script to engage alumni; confirm contact and gift information through SmartCall computer software Name: ________________________________________________________________ AU ID No: ____________________________ Phone: (____) __________________________ School (KSB, SPA, etc): _____________ Graduation Year:_____________________ Course Load for Semester of Employment (i.e. 15 credits):___________________ Where do you reside? _______ ON CAMPUS _____ OFF CAMPUS Currently Employed? ______ YES ________ NO If so, please list employer name and average hours worked per week. ____________________________________________________________________ Student Activities/Involvement For Preferred Semester of Employment: *Please include hours necessary for each activity per week. ____________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________ Availability * Please note that these are shift times. Check (X) days where you are available for the entire time slot. Monday (5:45-9:30 PM) ______________ Tuesday (5:45-9:30 PM) ______________ Wednesday (5:45-9:30 PM) ______________ Thursday (5:45-9:30 PM ______________ Sunday (5:15-9:00 PM) ______________ Please answer the following questions in the space provided. 1) Our primary goal at the Phonathon is to increase alumni engagement in the AU community. If you were to call an alumni, what is an example of what you would say to explain why it is important for alumni to be engaged and why should they give back to AU? 2) Phonathon work hours take place during evening hours and employees must possess strong phone skills to raise funds for the university. Considering these requirements, please explain why you should be considered for the position. 3) Imagine that after your conversation with an alum, they state that they are unable to give due to student loans. In order to continue the conversation and raise funds for the university, how would you respond? References Reference 1 Name: _______________________________________________________________ Phone: ______________________________________________________________ Company Name/Title: __________________________________________________ Reference 2 Name: ______________________________________________________________ Phone: _____________________________________________________________ Company Name/Title: ________________________________________________ The information I have furnished on this application form is complete. I understand that any false or misleading information given on this application form may result in rejection of the application, or if I am employed by the university, in the termination of my employment. I also understand that if hired, I am required to follow all duties put forth in the given job description. Further, I understand that an offer of employment is contingent upon my submitting the required Form I-9, including evidence of identity and work authorization.