Development and Fundraising
- Development Associate
- Thrive Ministry
- Posted: 8/18/2014
- Salary/Range: 17.50/hour
- Hours: Full Time
- United States
Description:Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume, and references by September 18, 2014 to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thrive* is seeking to hire a professional full-time Development Associate that loves our cause. This position is 40 hours per week and includes benefits. Applicants must believe it is a privilege to ask God's people for God's resources to do God's work.
Development Associate Responsibilities:
Build and implement a comprehensive Fund Development Strategy to support the growth and development of Thrive that includes but not limited to:
Identify development "buckets"
Peer to Peer fundraising opportunities
Secure and nurture new Sponsorship and General Fund Donors
Nurture Top 100 Donors
Seek Church Partnerships
Planned Giving Opportunities
Fundraising strategies based on analytic data of donors
Re-engage lapsed donors
Fundraising events (Annual Celebration Event, Concerts, etc.)
Professional verbal, phone, and written communication
Compassionate listening skills
Ability to engage in meaningful conversation
Demonstrate care for others
Outstanding interpersonal and presentation skills
Priority management & the ability to multi-task
Organized and detail oriented
Self-starter and capable of moving from conceptual to implementation while adhering to agreed-on timelines
Two to three years of experience in development
Professional level knowledge of CRM software
Comfortable with Cloud-based working environment
Thrive* is a nonprofit Christian organization located in west Denver. Our mission is to encourage and empower Global Women to thrive and to be their advocate. We offer numerous resources including a retreat ministry (three international and one US based retreat each year), an online community hosting a variety of electronic publications designed to meet the specific needs of women serving overseas, and an advocacy focus that engages and educates individuals, churches, and agencies to be equipped and empowered to proactively meet the needs of Global Women.