Budokan Development Associate

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $33,000
Maximum: $40,000




231 E Third Street, G-106
Los Angeles
United States


Little Tokyo Service Center is seeking a Development Associate to play a key role on the capital campaign for a development project.

(Please visit

www.TerasakiBudokan.org for background and current status of project.) He/She will

work closely with the Budokan campaign team and LTSC’s development team to cultivate

and steward donors through multiple outreach efforts including individual donors,

events and outreach efforts. The Budokan Development Associate will also provide

general support to the overall campaign targeting primarily Japanese American and

APA communities. Some of the tasks will include, but are not limited to the following:

Capital Campaign Fund Development

• Work with the Budokan team and other LTSC staff to develop goals and implementation

steps for a community gifts campaign (donors of $10,000 & under). Communty

gifts efforts include, but are not limited to, direct mail, email, peer-to-peer, social

media and events.

• Assist in executing the Budokan campaign’s digital outreach efforts including, but not

limited to maintaining Budokan’s website and social media pages.

• Actively build relationships and create awareness through outreach events, community

meetings, management of volunteers and involvement in targeted sports communities.

• Actively participate in community fundraising efforts.

Capital Campaign Administration

• Develop and maintain databases, documents, spreadsheets, calendars and other

records to assist in the organization of the capital campaign.

• Assist in the processing of donations, donor recognition and other information.

• Assist in the production and distribution of campaign materials.

• Actively participate in the Budokan team assignments and functions.


• Be able to contribute to the success of others (co-workers and volunteers) and learn

from others.

• Be a positive-minded team player who can identify and execute new ideas and areas

of opportunity


Time-off benefits for vacation and sick leave. Health insurance, dental and vision plans. Optional retirement plan.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement