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Development Coordinator

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Climate Resolve | Los Angeles, CA
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Climate Resolve


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Published 22 days ago

March 16, 2020
February 25, 2020
$55,000 - $60,000

Position Description

The Development Coordinator works collaboratively with multiple departments to assist in Climate Resolve’s fundraising, communications, and events. This early-career position is a key asset in the organization’s interactions with donors, other organizations, and the public. The Development Coordinator will help research funding opportunities and assist in writing grant proposals and reports. S/he will also draft communications materials and support the production of Climate Resolve’s annual Coolest in LA Gala. Finally, the Development Coordinator will help formulate and implement new ways to engage with donors and the public. 


Responsibilities

Grants & Proposals

  • Research new funding opportunities for Climate Resolve, including foundations, local and state government grants, as well as fee-for-service opportunities
  • Assist the Grants & Proposals Manager in writing grant proposals 
  • Compile funding-related reporting requirements (including deadlines) and assure complete and timely delivery
  • Maintain and organize records for granting organizations, including a calendar of upcoming opportunities 
  • Work with Administrative staff to track billing rates
  • Track and report on win/loss ratios for the board report
  • As needed, assist in program implementation
  • As needed, support transition of new projects to appropriate staff



Coolest in LA Gala

  • Support the preparation of solicitation letters for recurring and new sponsors
  • Collaborate on the production of sponsorship solicitation and benefits collateral
  • Maintain a watchful eye on timelined communications and development efforts to ensure all outreach remains on track
  • Coordinate the stewardship process post-Gala for sponsors and attendees to deepen organizational funding relationships


Direct Mail Campaigns

  • Collaborate to produce direct mail fundraising campaigns 
  • Contribute to creative design of direct mail campaigns


Donor and Prospect Engagement

  • Contribute to creative design of the engagement strategy for Climate Resolve’s existing donor membership base
  • Generate ideas and coordinate organizational projects that contribute to the expansion of the recurring donor base
  • Utilize the organization’s CRM (Raiser’s Edge NXT and Database) to aggregate relevant data that will assist in the cultivation of new donor prospects
  • Provide support onsite at member-oriented events, serving as a personable, engaged representative of the organization
  • Harness new opportunities for donor development at events and conferences

Qualifications

The Development Coordinator will be thoroughly committed to Climate Resolve's mission. All candidates should have proven experience that includes:

  • A Bachelor's Degree and minimum 2 years’ work experience, preferably within the non-profit sector
  • An ability to research, analyze, and report both verbally and in-writing on funding opportunities; experience working with fundraising and/or donor engagement is preferred
  • Capable of using online databases to maintain accurate records and files
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple assignments, working well under pressure
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of MS office and Google apps products
  • Ability to work effectively in a supportive and collaborative fashion with diverse groups
  • Important to be self-directed, flexible, and able to work under tight deadlines
  • Congenial personality - gets along with others


This is a Full-Time position (40 hrs/wk) with a matching 401K contribution, medical benefits, and a dental/vision stipend. Salary offered is $55,000-$60,000 DOE.


To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to Woodrow Covington, Grants & Proposals Manager, at wcovington@climateresolve.org with the subject line “Development Coordinator”. Applications are due no later than Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 5:00 pm PST.

 

We encourage applicants of all races, ethnicities, physical abilities, genders, and sexual orientations to apply; Climate Resolve is committed to a diverse workplace. 


Position Description

The Development Coordinator works collaboratively with multiple departments to assist in Climate Resolve’s fundraising, communications, and events. This early-career position is a key asset in the organization’s…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

  • Matching 401K contribution,
  • Medical benefits,
  • Dental/vision stipend,
  • Commuter benefits
  • Matching 401K contribution,
  • Medical benefits,
  • Dental/vision stipend,
  • Commuter benefits

How to Apply

To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to Woodrow Covington, Grants & Proposals Manager, at wcovington@climateresolve.org with the subject line “Development Coordinator”. Applications are due no later than Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 5:00 pm PST.

To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to Woodrow Covington, Grants & Proposals Manager, at wcovington@climateresolve.org with the subject line “Development…

Location

525 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013

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