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Part-Time Hawaii Development Manager

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Book Trust
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Maui County, HI
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Published 24 days ago

Position: Development Manager

Reports to: Senior Development Director

Hours: Part-Time

Location: Hawaii


THE ORGANIZATION

Book Trust is a national early literacy 501(c)3 organization founded twenty years ago with the mission to engage every child in book choice and ownership, cultivating literacy-rich communities. Our vision is that every child, especially children from underserved communities, has access to books and discovers the joy and power of reading. Book Trust acts as an equity game changer, bridging the opportunity gap in order for students to choose books of interest and become life-long learners. Now more than ever, Book Trust home libraries serve as a learning safety net as our nation’s education system copes with school closures and distance learning. We partner with Scholastic Book Clubs, School Districts, and Teachers to deliver our program to students and families in 20 states across the country. 


POSITION SUMMARY

This is a part-time staff position (20 hours/week). The Development Manager is primarily responsible for supporting fundraising and event activities across Hawaii, including school centric book celebrations.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Direct and work with Book Trust’s Hawaii Regional Advisory Board in partnership with Senior Director of Development.
  • Pursue the identification, research and qualification of new donor prospects.
  • Engage donor partnerships, along with recognition/stewardship activities including thank you letters and reporting.
  • Cultivate in-person and virtual corporate and small business employee engagement opportunities.
  • Plan and execute annual in-person and/or virtual fundraising events in Hawaii.
  • Support program implementation, including local school site visits and book celebrations.
  • Other duties as assigned.


REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • At least 4 years’ experience in a development role, preferably in a nonprofit environment.
  • Proficiency with software programs including DonorPerfect, Microsoft Office Suite, Constant Contact/Mail Chimp.
  • Demonstrates a passion for the organization’s mission.
  • Excellent organizational skills and detail-oriented focus.
  • An effective and open communicator, with high-level oral and writing skills.
  • A sense of humor and ability to work collaboratively in a remote team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and sustaining collaborative working relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize workload, maintain several projects of equal priority at once, and sustain productivity and accuracy under pressure.
  • Understanding of working with and maintaining confidential information.
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyone’s efforts for success.
  • Professional and mature demeanor with strong ethical standards and ability to adapt to change.
  • Ability to travel as needed.

Position: Development Manager

Reports to: Senior Development Director

Hours: Part-Time

Location: Hawaii


THE ORGANIZATION

Book Trust is a national early literacy 501(c)3 organization founded twenty years ago with the mission to engage…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    September 17, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

USD 25,000 - USD 30,000

Benefits

A collaborative remote work environment and the opportunity to make an impact in the education and nonprofit sectors.

A collaborative remote work environment and the opportunity to make an impact in the education and nonprofit sectors.

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Maui County, HI
Associated Location
Maui County, HI, USA

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@booktrust.org by September 17, 2021. Please refer to the Hawaii Development Manager role in the Subject Line.

Book Trust is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to jobs@booktrust.org by September 17, 2021. Please refer to the Hawaii Development Manager role in the Subject Line…

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