Development Associate

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Published

10/17/2018

Start Date

11/15/2018

Address

2000 P Street Northwest
Washington
District of Columbia
20036
United States

Description






Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation

Development Associate

OVERVIEW

Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization providing vital funding and support to Holy Family Hospital, a state-of-the-art maternity and neonatal critical care center in the Holy Land. This Catholic teaching Hospital serves more than 10,000 poor and at-risk families each year, 40% of whom are registered UNWRA refugees.


POSITION DESCRIPTION

This position is a full-time position based in Washington, DC. The Development Associate is an integral member of a four-person team working to raise funds and awareness for Holy Family Hospital.

The Development Associate supports the work of the Foundation Director, assisting with all aspects of Development and Fundraising; including grant research, collaborating with the Communications Manager on the messaging of our fundraising efforts and spearheading outreach efforts to parishes and schools nationwide. The ideal candidate is a skilled writer, communicator and researcher.


REPORTS TO

 The Development Associate reports to the Foundation Director.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Collaborate with team to reach a fundraising goal of 1.6 million dollars including a 20% revenue goal of monies raised through parishes and schools.


FOUNDATION RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

  • Research and write grant opportunities for the Foundation 
  • Organize and maintain Foundation development records and materials
  • Assist in designing, creating and implementing targeted presentations for parishes, schools and prospective foundations
  • Work with Foundation Director to maintain grant calendar to ensure that all grant requirements are met and stewarded
  • Input revenue and create acknowledgement letters within Etapestry, drafting personalized correspondence to all donors
  • Support the Communications Manager on fundraising efforts, especially highlighting our partnerships with parishes and schools on all social media platforms, our website and newsletters


PARISH OUTREACH

  • Assist the Foundation Director in the day-to -day activities of Parish Outreach efforts with the goal to expand parish, school and diocesan participation in the Babies in Bethlehem program
  • Work with Foundation Director to maintain and steward relations with parishes
  • Maintain parish and school calendar and spreadsheet to ensure timely execution and follow up on all outreach efforts
  • Develop and maintain the educational materials for our parish and school outreach initiatives
  • Facilitate logistics with board members and volunteers on our parish and school outreach program


OPERATIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Provide administration support to the Foundation Director and President as needed
  • Support the Board of Directors Development Committee, including drafting drafting minutes for the quarterly meetings
  • Support the team with timely organization and distribution of mailings
  • Design and run regular queries and reports through our Fundraising software, Etapestry
  • Staff events as needed
  • Perform/mange other duties and tasks as needed.


IDEAL CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years’ experience volunteering for non-profit organizations
  • Mission driven with an interest working for a Catholic organization
  • Strong writing, editing and verbal communication skills
  • Strong research and organizational skills
  • Tech savvy, with experience using Microsoft Suite, especially Excel
  • Ability to travel as needed
  • Excellent attitude, interpersonal skills, and a mature and flexible character to enhance professionalism in a small office environment
  • Creative, Energetic and goal orientated with the ability to take initiative as a key player on a small team
  • Understanding of Catholic Social teaching and a comfort working with Church hierarchy
  • Adherence to code of ethics endorsed by the Association of Fundraising Professionals


HOW TO APPLY:

Please send a resume and cover letter to Kate Robinson at operations@hfhfoundation.org

Applications will not be reviewed without a cover letter.


Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.





Benefits

BENEFITS:

Strong benefits package to include medical and dental insurance, 403(b) contribution, paid vacation. Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Level of Language Proficiency

English

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

operations@hfhfoundation.org
http://www.birthplaceofhope.org

Please send a resume and cover letter to Kate Robinson at operations@hfhfoundation.org

Applications will not be reviewed without a cover letter.




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