Under the direction of the Executive Director, Rice Annual Fund, the Assistant Director, Telefund will provide leadership of the Rice Annual Fund’s year-round telefund program. The primary purpose of the telefund is to increase the annual number of undergraduate alumni donors to Rice and unrestricted dollars to the Rice Annual Fund. This is achieved by recruiting, training, and managing a staff of student callers to cultivate, solicit, and steward Rice constituents through the telefund’s direct marketing channels. Channels include phone, text, mail, and digital engagement. The Assistant Director, Telefund will use results from analyses and best practices to guide the team on various strategies that will lead to success in increasing donor acquisition and retention. The Assistant Director, Telefund must have the ability work collaboratively with division partners and to successfully direct staff members and students to carry out the multitude of tasks essential in a year-round telefund program. The role requires some evening and weekend hours.