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Development Associate

Posted by
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.
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Baltimore, MD
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Published 16 days ago

A RESUME AND COVER LETTER ARE REQUIRED TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION


Maryland Legal Aid announces an immediate opening for a full-time Development Associate to join its development office in Baltimore City. The Development Associate provides creative and administrative support to the Development Office for all fundraising activities, with primary responsibility for donor communications, database management, coordination of United Way and online giving campaigns, support of the Equal Justice Associates group, and donor research. The Associate is also responsible for assisting with special events, as well as additional support for the development program as needed. The ideal candidate will be an excellent writer who is exceptionally detail-oriented and tech-savvy.  


Duties and Responsibilities  


Donor Communications 

  • Draft, coordinate and execute donor communications including direct mail solicitation appeals, timely acknowledgment letters, e-newsletters, event invitations, and related correspondence  
  • Coordinate interviews with advocates and clients in preparation of drafting client success stories 

Campaign Management 

  • Manage donor database, including gift entry, donor reports, donor prospect entry, and moves management tracking 
  • Draft and submit United Way Campaign applications, coordinate and conduct United Way Campaign outreach 
  • Coordinate website donations and online giving campaigns 

Events and Volunteers 

  • Provide support to Equal Justice Associates, a volunteer group of young lawyers advocating and fundraising on behalf of Maryland Legal Aid 
  • Assist in planning and presenting donor cultivation events  
  • Represent the organization at partner and community events throughout the year 

Corporate Giving 

  • Assist with researching, drafting and submitting corporate grant applications; manage grants following awards  

Qualifications 

  • Associate's or bachelor's degree in a related field 
  • Two years of experience in not-for-profit development preferred 
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills 
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, database management experience  
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work  


A RESUME AND COVER LETTER ARE REQUIRED TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION


Maryland Legal Aid announces an immediate opening for a full-time Development Associate to join its development office in Baltimore City. The Development Associate…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    January 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    December 31, 2021
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional
Salary
USD $45,000 - USD $55,000
/ year

Benefits

Excellent benefits package.

Excellent benefits package.

Location

On-site
Baltimore, MD, USA

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