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Communications and Development Coordinator (Full or Part-time Considered)

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Racquet Up Detroit
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Detroit, MI
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Published 11 days ago

The organization is currently seeking an experienced communications and development professional to fill a full or part-time role beginning in July 2021. The Communications and Development Coordinator will report to the Development Director and CEO.  

Responsibilities and expectations include, but are not limited to:

  • Help develop and write grant proposals and grant reports in collaboration with Development Director
  • Process and manage donor data, donor recognition, and donor communications; serve as lead database manager for organization
  • Produce data reports and analyses of fundraising and program activities
  • Research possible funding opportunities and make recommendations to Development Director and CEO
  • Manage the Racquet Up website, including regular content changes and posts
  • Coordinate content on social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Help to produce print and electronic publications and marketing materials, including a twice-yearly newsletter and monthly e-newsletter
  • Execute Annual Fund mailing each fall, including coordination with board members and other campaign solicitors
  • Plan and implement fundraising events and campaigns, including in-person and online activities
  • Support general administration as needed, including financial processes, mailings, and executive office functions

Skills and Experience

  • Strong writing skills - ability to create clear and concise communications as well as compelling grant proposals
  • Attention to detail and experience working with databases
  • 3+ years experience in nonprofit fundraising, marketing/PR or a related field
  • A track record of producing digital marketing content and managing social media for an organization
  • Experience in graphic design/production highly desirable 


Racquet Up Detroit is located at 18100 Meyers Road, Detroit, MI, 48235, and will re-locate to its new headquarters at 6530 West Outer Drive, Detroit, in January 2022.

The ideal candidate will be a high-energy, creative, hard-working, self-starter with strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.  Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter highlighting relevant experience to John Hollingsworth, Development Director, as an email attachment to john@racquetup.org.  No phone calls please. Learn more at www.racquetup.org.


Racquet Up Detroit is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. International candidates are welcome to apply.

The organization is currently seeking an experienced communications and development professional to fill a full or part-time role beginning in July 2021. The Communications and Development Coordinator will report to the Development…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 7, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 16, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Benefits

Competitive benefits including health insurance, retirement matching and professional development opportunities.

Competitive benefits including health insurance, retirement matching and professional development opportunities.

Location

On-site
18100 Meyers Road, Detroit, MI 48235, United States
Northwest Activities Center

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter highlighting relevant experience to John Hollingsworth, Development Director, as an email attachment to john@racquetup.org. No phone calls please. Learn more at www.racquetup.org.

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter highlighting relevant experience to John Hollingsworth, Development Director, as an email attachment to john…

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