Development Associate - Albany NY

Job Type

Full Time




New York
United States


You want to do more good in the world. So do we. We’re a team of social impact consultants committed to changing the world. Our team draws on our internal expertise across industries and challenges to create social good strategies. We help our clients meet fundraising goals, align their operations and organization with their vision, launch purpose-driven campaigns, design foundations and CSR portfolios, and engage key audiences and stakeholders.

Headquartered in New York, we also have offices in Boston, Dallas, Pittsburgh and Washington DC. As a member of Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC), the world’s largest and most diversified communications company, Changing Our World has access to the best communications, public relations and branding expertise available to assist its clients in enhancing the visibility and awareness of their fundraising and philanthropic initiatives. It is the only firm of its kind that is also part of a Fortune 200 company.


The Full Time Development Assistant reports to the Director of the Re-Igniting Our Faith Foundation (Diocese of Albany) and is responsible for supporting the daily operations of the Re-Igniting Our Faith Foundation, specifically handling donor relations, gift entry, and producing timely and accurate thank you letters.


Experience within a non-profit fundraising environment and proficient in Microsoft Office (including Word

and Excel), experience using Raiser’s Edge or similar relationship management software or the ability to learn


·         Assists with gift reconciliation between campaign directors (Changing Our World), parishes and Re- Igniting Our Faith Office

·         Enters gifts into donors’ accounts and generate daily deposit for accounting office

·         Prepares timely and accurate thank you letters and IRS acknowledgment letters, as needed


·         Proficient with MS Office, including Word and Excel

·         Raiser’s Edge or similar donor relationship management  software/database

·         Detail oriented

·         Basic accounting skills

·         Accuracy entering data

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

How to apply: email

No agencies, phone calls or faxes please.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. No agencies, phone calls or faxes please. It is the policy of Changing Our World to provide equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or veteran status.