The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Development Associate

Hiring department KUT Radio
Monthly salary $2,430+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-11-05-01-9027
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Work hours may vary to include additional working hours during peak periods. This position may require working on evenings, weekends and frequent holidays.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Contributes to KUT's mission by providing outstanding management of member services and events. Maintains professional standards; deepens public support through positive interaction with members and venders, and accountability to our stakeholders.

Essential Functions

Maintains purchasing contacts for membership services. Creates prior approvals, processes invoices and checks on payment status. Works with Development Staff to determine thank you gifts and requests bids from vendors for premiums when appropriate. Also assists with Requests for Proposals as needed. Responsible for entering cash received into membership database. Enters lock box payments and checks into database, processes credit cards using UT's online giving system. Ensures payroll deducts are entered into Allegiance regularly. Enters car donations into Allegiance and ensures car donors who give at a certain level are recognized. Answers questions by UT Development. Completes reporting on assigned giving clubs. Maintains familiarity with Allegiance. Coordinates planning for all KUT special events. Responsible for on-site coordination which includes problem-solving, decision-making, and interaction with vendors. Attends and participates in all relevant KUT events. Drives University Vehicle to events and meetings. Access to a personal vehicle required. Creates Official Occasion forms for Events and maintains the Event Spreadsheet. Monitors and prepares Special Event revenue and expenditure reports. Performs administrative functions, including data management and correspondence. Deliberately builds and maintains cross-functional collaborations with other KUT departments/staff and vendor/partners in support of achieving KUT's public service commitment. Maintains productive relationships at work by frequently communicating with partners, providing status and addressing issues. Gathers other people's input for significant decisions and projects. Is viewed by peers and supervisors as an available and helpful resource or partner.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree. A combination of one year of experience assisting with fundraising programs or performing complex administrative functions. A combination of one year of experience in word processing, using a personal computer or microcomputer or proofreading. Exceptional interpersonal skills and expertise in customer service. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Outstanding organizational and time management skills. Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy in completing work. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and experience at the Development/Membership Assistant level. Working knowledge of Allegiance Software, a public broadcasting membership management software. Public broadcasting development experience preferred. Experience purchasing equipment, supplies and/or other membership related materials.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Lifting and moving Occasional travel may be required. May drive KUT or personal vehicle. Wear appropriate office attire. Lift and move equipment, supplies, furniture when setting up for events.

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