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Development Associate, West Region (based in AZ, CA or NV)

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The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is a global education nonprofit providing high-quality entrepreneurship education to middle and high school students. Taught by highly trained teachers, our rigorous programming brings the power of entrepreneurship to young people in underserved communities. We focus on enhancing career readiness and preparing our students with the skills and mindset to be successful in the workforce. 

 

We are looking for a motivated and collaborative professional with strong communication and organizational skills to join our Advancement team and support all fundraising for the West Region. The Development Associate reports to the Development Director, West Region. The Development Associate supports relationships and grants management with NFTE donors, database management, volunteerism, events, and communications. This role will have the opportunity to develop their fundraising, communications, and relationship management skills as well as contribute to a significant impact on the lives of students across the region.

 

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Support the management of the West Region’s donor portfolio and pipeline including corporate, foundation, board, and individual donors; ensure grant writing deliverables are accomplished on time and in the highest quality manner.
  • Serve as the primary administrator for database management and timely tracking of all fundraising data via Raiser’s Edge, and volunteers on Salesforce. Includes data entry, reporting, monitoring outstanding pledges, and creating queries and statistical reports on donor trends.
  • Document notes and actions for Advisory Board, Committees and Events. Lead efforts in planning meetings, sending reminders, coordinating catering, and list of action items.
  • Assist with all of the West Region’s events, primarily including the Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge finals event(s) for sponsorships, judges, keynote/panel speakers, invitations, etc. in partnership with the Development Director, regional board(s), and national Events team; other events may include donor cultivation/fundraising events, Road to Nationals events, Youth Entrepreneurship Summits, and others as determined
  • Assist with creation of fundraising and marketing materials including but not limited to end of year campaign, fundraising events, volunteer engagement, and social media (Instagram, LinkedIn)
  • Responsible for social media content and assist in execution of the social media strategy

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred and/or a minimum 2-5 years of experience fundraising in the West Region or other relevant experience, emphasis on grant writing and individual fundraising preferred
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills a must
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with good judgement and an ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Excellent communication skills a must, both written and verbal, with an ability to clearly articulate complex programs, create exciting partnership opportunities, and report on progress and outcomes
  • Positive attitude with customer service orientation and willingness to “roll up shirtsleeves” as a fundraising generalist to get the work done
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm and commitment to NFTE’s mission and core values
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required; experience with Raiser’s Edge and/or Salesforce preferred
  • Grant writing experience preferred but not required
  • Social media experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to connect NFTE’s work and partnerships into the larger landscape of inter-related issues within education, employment, youth, and economic development.

 

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

As a condition of employment for this position, successful applicants will be required to have received COVID-19 vaccination or an approved exemption as of their start date. Details relating to demonstrating compliance with this requirement will be provided by our Talent Management and Administration team during the offer stage. Additionally, during the offer stage, prospective employees may request an accommodation if they can provide documentation that the vaccine is medically contraindicated or in conflict with a sincerely held religious belief.

 

Working Environment:

  • The position must be based in the West Region, Los Angeles, CA area strongly preferred.
  • This position is remote – utilizing the employee’s home office
  • Applicants may come from any of the following states in which NFTE is currently able to support payroll: AZ, CA, & NV
  • The position will travel as necessary, locally and regionally, and potentially nationally
  • Relocation assistance is not available for this role

 

About NFTE:

Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is a global nonprofit organization that provides high-quality entrepreneurship education to middle and high school students from under-resourced communities, as well as programs for college students and adults. NFTE reaches 50,000+ students annually in 25 states across the U.S. and offers programs in 19 additional countries. We have educated more than a million students through in-school, out-of-school, college, and summer camp programs—offered in-person and online. To learn more about how we are promoting inclusive capitalism and building the next generation of diverse entrepreneurs, visit www.nfte.com.

NFTE is a student-focused, equity-driven organization that works to empower youth and combat inequities in education, the economy, and our broader society. We offer a diverse and inclusive workplace where learning from each other is an integral part of our culture. NFTE actively welcomes people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a great place to work.

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is a global education nonprofit providing high-quality entrepreneurship education to middle and high school students. Taught by highly trained teachers, our rigorous programming…

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  • Flexibilidad
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    A Tiempo Completo
  • Nivel de Experiencia
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    Intermedio
Salario
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USD $60.000 - USD $70.000
/ año
depending on experience and qualifications

Compensación

Generous benefits, including:

  • Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance are fully paid by NFTE
  • 403(B) Retirement Savings Plan with company match
  • Flexible Savings Account (FSA): Pre-tax savings for expenses not covered by plan
  • Dependent Care Account (DCA): Pre-tax savings for childcare services
  • Transportation Savings Account (TSA): Pre-tax savings for transit and parking services
  • Paid Family Leave (up to 6 weeks)
  • Generous Vacation (PTO) and additional paid holiday break between Christmas and New Year’s Day)
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Professional development support through learning opportunities (internal workshops, external conferences, and organizational projects)
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement

Generous benefits, including:

  • Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance are fully paid by NFTE
  • 403(B) Retirement Savings Plan with company match
  • Flexible Savings Account (FSA): Pre-tax…

Ubicación

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Ubicación Asociada
120 Wall Street, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10005, United States

Cómo aplicar

To Apply:

Go to NFTE’s Careers page. Please submit your resume and a cover letter. In your cover letter, you must respond to the following:

  1. Are you authorized to work lawfully in the United States? __ Yes  __ No
  2. Will you now or in the future require NFTE to sponsor an immigration case to employ you for (e.g., H-1B or other employment-based immigration case)? __ Yes  __ No
  3. Are you subject to any restrictions (i.e. non-competes or any other prior employment commitments) that would inhibit your ability to carry out the responsibilities of this position at NFTE? __ Yes  __ No
  4. Your experience as it directly relates to the requirements listed in the job description.
  5. Why you want to work for NFTE.
  6. Your salary requirements/expectations.

 

A cover letter and your response to the questions above are required. We will only contact applicants who provide a cover letter.

 

Due to the high number of anticipated applications, NFTE cannot guarantee all applicants will receive a reply and thank candidates in advance for their understanding.

To Apply:

Go to NFTE’s Careers page. Please submit your resume and a cover letter. In your cover letter, you must respond to the following:

  1. Are you authorized to work lawfully in the…

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