Careers at WFAA

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Badger Call – Fundraising Caller

Marketing & Communications Division - Internships or Student Jobs
For 32 years, students working for the University of Wisconsin’s Badger Call have raised critical funds for the UW. Team members call UW alumni and friends on behalf of the university to share Badger experiences, discuss new developments on campus, and ask for financial support. Each year, the Badger Call team raises more than $2 million for the university.   […]
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Director / Associate Director of Development – College of Engineering

Development Division
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)*, the private fundraising and alumni relations organization for the University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking a development professional to support the College of Engineering (CoE). The Director of Development will be responsible for qualifying, cultivating and soliciting major gift prospects.  This position is an integral part of a highly collaborative, energetic and innovative development team […]
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Director of Development – Department of Medicine

Development Division
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)*, the private fundraising and alumni relations organization for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is seeking a development professional to expand the Department of Medicine team within the WFAA Medical Advancement Group. The Director of Development will be responsible for qualifying, cultivating and soliciting major gift prospects. The Director of Development will spend approximately 50% of […]
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Director of Gift Processing

Finance Division
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)*, the private fundraising and alumni relations organization for UW-Madison, is recruiting for a Director of Gift Processing to join our Finance Team.   The Director of Gift Processing provides leadership for Gift Processing unit and is responsible for the accurate recording and distribution of gifts. This role serves as the primary […]
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Event Manager

Alumni Relations & Engagement Division
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA) is recruiting for a dynamic and detailed Event Manager to join the Alumni Relations and Engagement team.   In this role, you will work with WFAA and UW-Madison colleagues to plan and execute constituent engagement activity. The Event Manager works to understand client needs and apply best practices to create high-quality, […]
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IT Help Desk Intern

Operational Excellence Division - Internship
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)* is seeking a IT Help Desk Intern.  As a Help Desk Intern at WFAA, you will gain hands-on IT support experience and will provide you an opportunity to gain exposure to a wide range of technologies.  Hours:  Monday – Friday, 10-20 hours / week between the hours of 8:00AM – 5:30PM.   […]
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Journalism / Writing Internship for Badger Vibes

Alumni Relations & Engagement Division - Student Job
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)* is seeking a Journalism / Writing Intern that will assist with the writing and editing of Badger Vibes, WFAA’s digital newsletter for alumni of color.   The intern will conduct research, interview subjects, write articles, find photos, and assist with editorial decision-making.  The intern will also write for other WFAA projects, as needed. […]
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Legal Counsel

Operational Excellence Division
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)*, the private fundraising and alumni relations organization for the UW-Madison, is seeking to fill a full time Legal Counsel position.  In this role, you will assist the Director of Legal Affairs with managing legal issues affecting the Wisconsin Foundation and Association; review and draft documents; advise WFAA staff and […]
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Senior Digital Experience Specialist

Marketing & Communications Division
The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA) is recruiting for a technically-savvy Senior Digital Experience Specialist to join our Digital Experience team. WFAA’s Digital Experience team is responsible for ensuring a seamless experience for constituents and operational excellence across all of our digital platforms and channels.   The Senior Digital Experience Specialist will work closely […]
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Summer 2021 Internship

Administration Division - Internship
WFAA Summer 2021 Internship The Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)* is recruiting a group of innovative and collaborative individuals to participate in our 11-week summer 2021 internship program.  Our internship program seeks to increase and diversify the number of professionals in educational advancement. This program is designed to attract students who may not have […]
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