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Development Coordinator of Individual Giving, Louisiana Bucket Brigade

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Published 14 days ago

July 21, 2020
$45,000 - $50,000

Development Coordinator of Individual Giving, Louisiana Bucket Brigade

The Louisiana Bucket Brigade is a 501(c)(3) environmental health and justice organization working with communities that neighbor the state's oil refineries and chemical plants. We use grassroots action to create an informed, healthy society that holds the petrochemical industry and government accountable for the true costs of pollution to hasten the transition from fossil fuels. Our vision is a Louisiana that is a healthy, prosperous, pollution free and just state where people and the environment are valued over profit. We are looking for an experienced fundraiser to join our team advancing this important work.

Purpose of Position: The purpose of the Development Coordinator of Individual Giving (DCIG) is to assure a robust income stream for the Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB).

 Job Status: Full time (40 hours per week) non exempt position,

 Salary: Annual salary: $45,000 - $50,000 based on experience. Position includes health insurance and optional retirement plan

Location: This position is based in New Orleans and works from the office of the Louisiana Bucket Brigade.

Reporting Relationships: Regarding individual donor strategy, plans and implementation the DCIG reports to the Director of Development Strategy. Regarding all administrative, programmatic and all other elements of the work the DCIG reports to The Executive Director. This position is expected to establish regular updates while also maintaining a high level of autonomy and a self-directed work plan.

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 1.     Coordinate individual giving program

a.            Develop and execute individual and major donor strategy with the LABB team members

b. Track individual donors and conduct analysis

c.            Establish protocols for donor segmentation and engagement

d.            Increase donor retention rate by developing plans for renewal and engagement

e.            Develop and implement donor appreciation protocols

f.       Create donor cultivation strategies

g.            Manage logistics of fundraising, including  maintenance of donor database

h.            Conduct donor research and prospecting

2.    Communications

a.            Write and send regular e-mail updates and other correspondence as necessary to individual donors and prospects

b.            Promptly write thank you’s and appreciate every donor gift commensurately to the size of the gift

c.            Engage with social media and communications team for including fundraising appeals and donor-focused messaging in overall communications strategy

3.    Coordinate fundraising campaigns and events

a.            Plan for and implement donor drive on Give NOLA Day and Giving Tuesday

b.            Plan for and implement end of year fundraising campaign

c.            Plan for and implement crowdfunding campaigns as necessary.

d.            Conceive, plan and arrange donor events outside of Louisiana

e.            Create and implement a quarterly donor briefing program

f.       Create and implement a monthly lunch update program

g.            Arrange for in-person donor meetings in coordination with Director and Board members

h.            Generate ideas for other opportunities to cultivate new or appreciate current donors

4.    Manage Down by the River bike ride

 a.          Coordinate rides for interested parties

b.            Work with communications team to advertise ride

c.            Organize rides for donors

Qualifications

 

Required

Passion for the organization’s mission regarding environmental, climate and racial justice

Great writer

Ability to work independently, with minimum supervision.

Knowledge and experience segmenting and developing donor cultivation and retention strategies

 Previous experience and comfort working with client relations management software (LABB uses Salsa Engage/CRM)

High degree of comfort asking for donations and talking about money and finances

Demonstrated project management abilities – highly organized and systematic

Ability to both manage projects and keep them on track, as well as to take direction

Preferred:

 Three years minimum experience in individual gifts program

 Data analysis experience

Ability to ascertain the development stage of an organization and help identify the criteria and data to monitor for growth and effectiveness.

Ability to develop dashboards or reports to facilitate monitoring for growth and effectiveness

Proficiency and demonstrated ability for succinct storytelling for the purposes of fundraising

Experience integrating fundraising and communications goals

Critical thinking and creative problem solving

Demonstrated success in fundraising

 Skilled in creating engaging webinars or in-person panels or other events

Graphic design skills

Thoughtful, creative and respectful approaches to strengthening donor relations

Experience working with small-scale nonprofits that adjusts strategies and goals in accordance with grassroots partners

To apply: send an email to hiring@labucketbrigade.org by July 21st with a subject line that reads Development Coordinator Position, Last Name, First Name. Attach your resume and cover letter

The Louisiana Bucket Brigade is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

Development Coordinator of Individual Giving, Louisiana Bucket Brigade

The Louisiana Bucket Brigade is a 501(c)(3) environmental health and justice organization working with communities that neighbor the state's oil refineries and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Professional

Benefits

Position includes health insurance and optional retirement plan

Position includes health insurance and optional retirement plan

How to Apply

To apply: send an email to hiring@labucketbrigade.org by July 21st with a subject line that reads Development Coordinator Position, Last Name, First Name. Attach your resume and cover letter

To apply: send an email to hiring@labucketbrigade.org by July 21st with a subject line that reads Development Coordinator Position, Last Name, First Name. Attach your resume and…

Location

Louisiana Bucket Brigade 2803 Saint Phillip Street New Orleans, LA 70119, 2803 Saint Phillip Street, New Orleans, LA 70119

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