The Music OCLC Users Group (MOUG) invites applications for Fundraising Coordinator. The Fundraising Coordinator is responsible for organizing and executing MOUG’s fundraising activities. The Fundraising Coordinator is responsible to the MOUG Board.


Manage all aspects of fundraising for MOUG, including but not limited to identification of sources of funding, solicitation of potential donors, and acknowledgement of donations. Fundraising may be directed towards the establishment of an endowment for the Ralph Papakhian Travel Grant, MOUG’s general funds, or other needs as determined by the MOUG Board. Specific fundraising initiatives will be developed in consultation with the Board, the Program Committee, and other MOUG officers and committees. Advise the MOUG Board as to the feasibility of external/outsourced support for fundraising activities. Communicate with the membership as appropriate via the MOUG Newsletter and Listserv. Submit semiannual reports to the MOUG Board.

Required qualifications:

Ability to think creatively in developing fundraising initiatives. Demonstrated enthusiasm in regards to fundraising and/or donor relations. Excellent interpersonal skills. Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills. Current MOUG membership at time of appointment and throughout one’s tenure in the position.

Preferred qualifications:

Demonstrated experience raising funds for any type of organization (e.g., library, charity, church).

Term of office:

The successful candidate will serve an initial term through the summer of 2020. From then on, reappointment occurs annually by mutual agreement between the office holder and the MOUG Board.

To apply:

Please send an electronic copy of your vita and a brief cover letter addressing the above qualifications and discussing your interest in the position to MOUG Chair Alan Ringwood. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Alan Ringwood

Head, Music & Multimedia Resources Cataloging

University of Texas Libraries
The University of Texas at Austin
P.O. Box P
Austin, TX 78713-8916
Phone: 512-495-4191 | Fax: 512-495-4296