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

Description: 

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.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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.
     

OTHER:

  • 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
Submit Resume to: personnel@jewishfederations.org
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