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The Development Coordinator has a vital role in the mission of New Horizons – ending homelessness one young person at a time – as a member of the Development team. This person works closely with other departments and youth and young adults to convey compelling messaging to supporters of the organization. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

General Fundraising (50%) 

  • Ensure the fundraising calendar is up to date with campaign and task dates 
  • Support the Director of Development in creating stewardship reports for individual donors, corporate supporters, and grantors 
  • Support with planning and implementation of annual fundraising events 
  • Support in donor relations by calling or emailing donors to thank for their gifts or follow up on gifts that did not successfully process 
  • Track and follow-up on corporate matching gifts 
  • Independently manage assigned aspects of fundraising and stewardship events 

Development Administration (25%) 

  • Ensure accuracy of the donor database and keep up with best practices 
  • Send gift acknowledgements to donors on a regular basis 
  • Maintain forms and fundraising-specific platforms 

Communications (25%) 

  • Work with the Marketing and Communications Coordinator for fundraising direct mail and email 
  • Provide social media back-up to Marketing and Communications Coordinator 
  • Create compelling fundraising content for exterior audiences 
  • Contribute to a story bank by working with and interviewing youth and young adults 
  • Share impact and opportunities to get involved with internal audiences, especially around big fundraising events 

Other duties as assigned 

 

Required Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities) 

  • Minimum one year of experience in fundraising, communications, or related field 
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, fundraising, or related field; or relevant equivalent experience 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, especially Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 
  • Fluent in spoken and written English 

Preferred Qualifications  

  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge NXT or eTapestry 
  • Experience with a mass email platform (such as Constant Contact) 
  • Familiarity with WordPress 

Physical Requirements* 

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% or more of the time (i.e. sitting at a desk) 
  • The person in this position needs to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. 
  • Occasionally moves boxes weighing up to 50 pounds for various reasons (i.e. moving boxes of special event items) 
  • Frequent, continual, intermittent flexing or rotation of wrist(s), spine, and body 
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with donors, coworkers, and youth/young adults. Must be able to exchange verbal and written communication. 

* New Horizons is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, activities, programs, and employment opportunities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and other applicable laws. To request an accommodation based on a disability, please contact Human Resources at careers@nhmin.org

 

Wage: $22-24 per hour, plus benefits 


Benefits Include: 

  • 25 Paid Time Off (PTO) days  
  • Five (5) paid holidays each year 
  • Employer-paid medical, dental and life insurance for employee-only plans 
  • Access to a 403(b)-retirement plan with a 2% employer match  
  • Two (2) Employee Assistance Programs 
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To Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume http://nhmin.org/careers

 

New Horizons is an equal opportunity employer and qualified applicants from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply, especially people of color, members of the LGBTQIA+ community and people with lived experience. 

The Development Coordinator has a vital role in the mission of New Horizons – ending homelessness one young person at a time – as a member of the Development team. This person works closely with other departments and youth and young adults to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 1, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

USD 45,760 - USD 49,920

Location

On-site
2709 3rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121, USA

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