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Family Law CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of King County


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Published 10 days ago

August 3, 2020
July 22, 2020
$42,000 - $48,000

About Family Law CASA

Since 2002, Family Law CASA has advocated for children in high risk, contentious family litigation by providing Court Appointed Special Advocates and attorney representation. Our work benefits over 250 kids per year from low-income families in King County. For more information, please visit our website www.familylawcasa.org .

 

The Development Assistant Role

Family Law CASA is seeking a reliable and proactive development professional to provide support to the Director of Development and Executive Director for the implementation of strategic plans to raise funds for Family Law CASA. This person will be responsible for coordinating activities and managing projects related to development and communications and serves as the central steward of the fundraising database, SalesForce. We are looking for a motivated, self-starter with excellent attention to detail, who can work effectively in a fast-paced environment and wants to support us in fulfilling our mission.

 

Major Functions


Development Administration

·      Manages gift processing, donor records and gift acknowledgements. 

·      Oversees the Salesforce database to include maintenance of donor records; generation and management of reports; reconciliation of records between Salesforce and QuickBooks with accounting; and is the primary contact with the SF consultant to complete needed SF data projects.

·      Assists the Executive Director and Director of Development with the major donor communication plan and prospect research to include working with Donor Search data.

·      Assists the Director of Development with the annual campaign; newsletters; and ongoing activities.

·      Communicates with individual and corporate donors as needed.


Special Events

·      Assists the Director of Development with planning and logistics for donor and fundraising events to include event registration, guest management, communication, and event support.

·      Attends committee meetings and acts as the recording secretary for minutes of each.


Marketing

·      Formats and posts needed communication information to social media sites.

·      Updates the Family Law CASA website re: development concerns using Wordpress.

·      Prepares and manages mailing lists using Mailchimp.

·      Formats and sends Mailchimp emails.


A Successful Candidate Will Have

  • Two or more years in non-profit development or similar experience.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills. Ability to approach relations with staff and external partners with empathy, kindness and professionalism.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and organize responsibilities to effectively address multiple simultaneous projects and manage deadlines.
  • Good work habits, problem solving ability, attention to detail, administrative and organizational skills.
  • Fundraising database experience, preferably with SalesForce.
  • Experience working with Mailchimp, Canva and Wordpress an added plus.
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity in working with diverse and low-income populations, with an understanding of systems of oppression facing low-income communities of color. 
  • A passion for our mission and a high level of commitment, motivation and dedication.
  • Demonstrated intermediate to advanced computer skills (Microsoft Office experience required).

About Family Law CASA

Since 2002, Family Law CASA has advocated for children in high risk, contentious family litigation by providing Court Appointed Special Advocates and attorney representation. Our work benefits over 250 kids per year…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Medical, Dental and Vision, commuter benefits and retirement plan with 2% of annual salary contributed. Generous PTO policy and a fun work environment! 

Medical, Dental and Vision, commuter benefits and retirement plan with 2% of annual salary contributed. Generous PTO policy and a fun work environment! 

Level of Language Proficiency

English required

English required

How to Apply

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We embrace and encourage diversity, equity and inclusion in our community and continuously seek to bring new perspectives into our organization and our networks.


Location

Our offices are currently in downtown Seattle with plans to relocate to Tukwila or Kent in 2021. Work will be mostly remote until King County enters Phase 4. 


To Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to Lisa Johnston, Development Director, at development@familylawcasa.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We embrace and encourage diversity, equity and inclusion in our community and continuously seek to bring new perspectives into our organization…

Location

810 3rd Ave, Suite 700, Seattle, WA 98104

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