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IMS is seeking a full-time Development Coordinator to support the development and implementation of fundraising strategies to advance IMS's mission. This position supports all of IMS's major development activities, including individual giving, donor relations, and gift management.

Principal Responsibilities 

Supports IMS’s individual giving program and major fundraising activities

·       Manages and grows participation in IMS's monthly giving program 

·       Solicits donations from course participants 

·       Coordinates annual appeal and other mailings

·       Cultivates donor and prospect relationships

·       Researches potential donors and works with Development team to develop an ongoing pipeline of prospects

·       Helps plan and execute virtual and in-person events for IMS supporters and friends 

·       Supports the Development department in representing IMS and its mission to members of the public

Provides key administrative and operational support for the Development department

·       Processes gifts and generates and tracks acknowledgments 

·       Generates fundraising reports and maintains accurate and up-to-date donor records

·       Manages data entry and development of donor database 

·       Organizes department supplies, including the distribution and mailing of donor appreciation gifts 

·       Maintains mailing lists and filing systems

Qualifications/Experience 

·      Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

·      2+ years experience in a professional fundraising environment with experience in gift administration and cultivating donor relationships preferred

·      Proficiency in MS Office, donor CRM and email marketing software, and Google Apps; experience with A/V software preferred 

·      Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills, including public speaking 

·      A strong customer service background with a commitment to providing a high level of service

·      Good sense of accountability, strong dependability, and high integrity and sound judgment 

·      Superior attention to detail

·      A flexible, proactive, and resourceful style with strong organizational, time-management, and problem-solving skills 

·      Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team, and to maintain good working relationships with retreatants, teachers, staff, volunteers, and vendors

·      Familiarity with or sincere interest in meditation or mindfulness preferred

Insight Meditation Society is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.  We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

IMS is seeking a full-time Development Coordinator to support the development and implementation of fundraising strategies to advance IMS's mission. This position supports all of IMS's major development activities, including…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

This full-time position offers a friendly and caring work environment, flexible schedule, a generous paid time off program, health and dental benefits, retirement plan, parental leave and staff meditation resources.

This full-time position offers a friendly and caring work environment, flexible schedule, a generous paid time off program, health and dental benefits, retirement plan, parental…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1230 Pleasant Street, Barre, MA 01005, United States

How to Apply

Qualified applicants, please send a cover letter detailing your interest in this position and résumé to: IMSjobs@dharma.org

Qualified applicants, please send a cover letter detailing your interest in this position and résumé to: IMSjobs@dharma.org

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