Membership Associate - WUWM 89.7 Milwaukee's npr

AFP SE WI Administrator
January 3, 2020


The Membership Associate is a member of the WUWM professional staff with reporting responsibilities to the Membership Manager. The individual in this position is responsible for coordinating and implementing a membership acquisition and renewal program. Specific duties include:


  • Write acquisition, renewal and special gift letters
  • Implement and oversee mailings
  • In conjunction with the Membership Manager, develop and implement program for lapsed members.
  • In conjunction with the Membership Manager, work with the on-air team to develop scripts for on-air pledge drives
  • Cultivate relationships with mid-level donors to increase giving
  • Plan and organize special events.
  • Maintain the membership database - produce and analyze regular reports, daily data entry, maintain the integrity and security of the database and PCI compliance
  • Work with staff and advisory board on strategies to strengthen donor relations.
  • Other duties related to fund raising at WUWM


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • 3 years of fund raising experience (including direct mail, telemarketing, personal solicitation and special events)
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and database experience
  • Excellent verbal and written skills

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Experience with “Raiser’s Edge” software.
  • Knowledge of WUWM and/or public radio.

WUWM and UWM are AA/EEO employers

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