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Development Associate at Boulder Housing Coalition - Help tell our story!

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Boulder Housing Coalition | Boulder, CO
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Boulder Housing Coalition


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Published 14 days ago

March 1, 2020
February 28, 2020
$15/hour + Commission structure

Boulder Housing Coalition 

Development Associate - Help us tell the story of affordable, cooperative housing in Boulder County!

Hours: Part time, estimated at 10 hours per week 

Pay: $15/hr + Commission structure

Reports to: Executive Director. Managed by and receiving support from Development Team 


Context for this Position: The Boulder Housing Coalition (BHC) is the preeminent cooperative housing organization in Colorado, and has been spearheading the creation and development of affordable, community-focused housing in Boulder for more than 20 years. With Boulder’s new Cooperative Housing Ordinance, BHC now has many exciting opportunities to expand its programs and properties. In order to do this, the organization must improve its capacity for fundraising, community visibility, and storytelling/marketing. 


This Role: A new position for BHC, the Development Associate will be responsible for creating marketing pieces that tell the story of the BHC’s work and impact in the community. Additionally, this role will begin to develop a fundraising strategy that activates our community allies. 


Qualifications: The ideal candidate for this description will have a strong interest and some experience in writing and marketing. A self-starter that does not require a lot of direct management in order to complete tasks. Comfort with managing a lot of moving parts and someone with an interest in creating a program from scratch. Background in fundraising and experience in advocacy work a huge plus!


Project Deliverables / Area of Focus: 


Data Collection 

  • Organize BHC email list to ensure all past residents and relevant community members and supporters are set up to receive communications. (Goal: 1,000 names) 
  • Work with BHC staff to identify the tangible impact BHC has had in the community and provide recommendations on how best to tell that story. 

Writing and Messaging

  • Manage BHC social media and e-mail newsletter campaigns, writing content and establishing a schedule and best practices for frequency of communications, organizational tone, and most effective content for high engagement. 
  • Recommend and create a structure and strategy for securing one-time and recurring monthly donors.
  • Cultivate ten BHC success stories, for use in fundraising requests, newsletter and social media content, and the BHC website. 
  • Complete process to include and promote Boulder Housing Coalition on ColoradoGives.org

Event Production 

  • Lead and manage efforts for a community and alumni fundraising event/celebration, with support from BHC staff and board.

Boulder Housing Coalition 

Development Associate - Help us tell the story of affordable, cooperative housing in Boulder County!

Hours: Part time, estimated at 10 hours per week 

Pay: $15/hr + Commission structure

Reports to: Executive Director…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • Entry level

How to Apply

To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to job@boulderhousingcoalition.org. Position is open until filled. 

To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to job@boulderhousingcoalition.org. Position is open until filled. 

Location

Boulder, CO

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