Job Title: Development Associate

Date Last Updated: 4/22/2013
Job ID #: 10651

Role/Job Category: Campaign/Financial Resource Development
Organization Name: Jewish Federation of Greater Middlesex County
Location: South River, New Jersey
Status: Full-Time


Development Associate
Jewish Federation of Greater Middlesex County

The Development Associate will be an integral member of the Federation’s Fundraising Team, with the primary responsibility of assisting in the day-to-day operations of the Department, focusing on campaign events and initiatives.  


The Development Associate will be responsible for:

  • Assisting staff and volunteers in the implementation of an aggressive campaign strategy to increase donor participation in the Annual Community Campaign. 
  • Achievement of this goal will include the flexibility to work some evenings and Sundays.
  • Assisting in planning and staffing various Campaign events tied to the overall Campaign strategy.
  • Assisting in the coordination of all direct mail solicitations and communications, including working with outside vendors.
  • Coordinating various phonathons with volunteers.
  • Managing the day-to-day workflow of the Fundraising Department including, but not limited to updating the database, ongoing correspondence, e-mail, and telephone communication with donors.


  • BA/BS degree with a minimum 2 years of development or related experience.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and writing skills; self-motivation, ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills, and attention to detail.
    Ability to manage and organize confidential information.
  • Proficient in Windows environment, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint. 
  • Aptitude to learn a new database management system.


  • Strong personal commitment to Federation’s mission.
  • Knowledge of Jewish community a plus.

Desired Education Degree/Level: Bachelor's

Career Level: 2-5 yrs. experience

How To Apply
Contact For Job: JFNA-MCLE-BJ
Contact Title: Consultant
Preferred Contact Method: E-mail
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