Development Specialist


Job Type

Full Time Temporary

Published:

04/12/2018

Address

1500 Broadway
Suite 400
Oakland
California
94612
United States

Description

Reporting to the Director of Major Gifts, the Development Specialist provides support to the Resource Development department, with a focus on the Major Gift program and the Institutional Partnership program.


Research (50%)

·       Perform online research and qualification of individuals and foundations

·       Update Foundation tracking logs with program areas, giving amounts and trustee information

·       Review assigned Business and Philanthropic Journals to identify individual campaign prospects

·       Update donor records in Salesforce with new research and contact information


Events Assistance (20%)

·       Assist with logistics and administrative tasks related to ongoing regional events

·       Review RSVPs, create check-in lists, design name tags, and fill gift bags


Administrative (20%)

·       Assist with scheduling meetings for Vice President and Directors

 

Writing (10%)

·       Gather programmatic data and information and draft one-page synopsis for review

·       Draft correspondence and other writing as assigned


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·       Minimum of 2 years prior work experience in a fast-paced office environment in a development, marketing, communications, or administrative role.

·       Highly organized with excellent attention to detail.

·       Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

·       Demonstrated experience in MS Office, Excel and Salesforce.com. Experience with online research, including iWave and Foundation Center desired.

·       Ability to juggle multiple priorities simultaneously, take initiative and meet deadlines.

·       Demonstrates common sense, good customer service skills, flexibility and teamwork.


 

TIMING:

This is a full-time temporary position for up to 3 months. It may require some evening work to assist with events. 

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply


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