University of Manchester student fundraisers

What is the role?

As a Student Fundraiser you will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience for your CV while also learning more about the University and its alumni. The telephone campaign isn’t just about fundraising, it is also a great way for the University to stay in touch with its alumni and build a long term relationship. Alumni enjoy hearing about what it is like to be a student today and reminiscing about their own experiences.

There are three main aims to this job:

  1. To build relationships between the University of Manchester and their graduates
  2. To raise money for the University’s regular giving programme
  3. To enjoy your role and have some fascinating conversations!

The role is a great chance to do something worthwhile, to have some fantastic conversations with interesting alumni and to meet new people.

The Student Fundraiser rate of pay is £8.87 per hour, and you will be required to work at least two shifts a week (totalling 6.5 hours).

How do I apply?

Please read the job description thoroughly before completing the online application form. If you have any questions about the role, please contact

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