Advancement Associate

Job Type

Full Time




3825 Wisconsin Ave.
District of Columbia
United States


Sidwell Friends, a PK-12, co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD—seeks an Advancement Associate. The associate will work with School Advancement and support the Directors of Development with the advancement program including but not limited to annual giving, event support, database management, and general office support. 

Tasks will include answering phones, maintaining schedules, handling mail, managing travel and working with excel spreadsheets. Two years of office experience, customer service or volunteer experience and/or a bachelor’s degree are required. 

An interest in development, fundraising, public relations/marketing, and/or independent education preferred. Previous experience as a phonathon caller, member of a student or alumni association a plus. 

The AA will be an integral part of the School Advancement team and will need to display integrity, a positive attitude and be well organized.

Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references via our on-line application.


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree