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Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly - Boston


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Published 24 days ago

January 6, 2020
December 18, 2019
$56,000 - $56,000

BASIC FUNCTION: 

We are seeking a Development Manager to improve LBFE’s fundraising capabilities in support of growth to serve more older adults. The Development Manager (DM) will work with the Executive Director, Board of Directors, and staff to implement the development strategic plan for the organization. In addition, the DM will enhance the systems and processes necessary to support a robust development function and ensure that fundraising goals are met.

 

 MAJOR DUTIES: 

  • Create strong systems for managing relationships with prospects and supporters, and ensuring customized communication and follow-up involving donor visitation, tours, direct mail, phone, and email
  • Meet with donors, build relationships, and ask for donations
  • Manage and execute our annual fundraising event, Friends on the Harbor in September. This includes chairing the event committee, soliciting and cultivating sponsors, managing vendors, and promoting ticket sales
  • Manage all aspects of LBFE's direct mail and online giving program (seasonal and EOY appeals, monthly donor communication)
  • Help develop fundraising collateral and stakeholder messaging that attracts long-term investment
  • Collect data as needed for reports to funders and the Board
  • Manage fundraising database

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Commitment and belief in our mission to relieve isolation and loneliness among the elderly
  • Strong organization skills and work ethic
  • Ability to self-motivate and work autonomously 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills that translate to all of LBFE's different stakeholders combined with outstanding oral and written communication skills
  • Commitment to understanding and communicating effectively across cultural backgrounds
  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities 
  • Bachelor's degree and 3 years development or nonprofit experience


KEY COMPETENCIES

  • Establishing focus
  • Attention to communication
  • Persuasive communication
  • Conceptual thinking
  • Results orientation
  • Driving innovation


BASIC FUNCTION: 

We are seeking a Development Manager to improve LBFE’s fundraising capabilities in support of growth to serve more older adults. The Development Manager (DM) will work with the Executive Director, Board of Directors, and staff…

Details at a glance

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

Benefits

AllWays health insurance covered 100%

Guardian dental insurance covered 100%

Generous time off policy

Perq MBTA pass 25% subsidy

3% SIMPLE IRA retirement matching after two years of employment


AllWays health insurance covered 100%

Guardian dental insurance covered 100%

Generous time off policy

Perq MBTA pass 25% subsidy

3% SIMPLE IRA retirement matching after two years…

Location

2 Park Plaza, Suite 314, Boston, MA 02116

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