Development Associate

Dominican College seeks qualified candidates for the position of Development Associate.  This position plays an integral role in supporting the College to cultivate, solicit and steward donors.  The Development Associate assists the Vice President of Institutional Advancement on all aspects of fundraising activities. Coordinates, plans and executes stewardship events, assists with special campaigns and manages the fulfillment of donor benefits.  Coordinates events related to fundraising meetings, dedications and recognition. Assists with community events. Prepares periodic fund reports from Raiser’s Edge, issues pledge reminders and prepares donor contribution reports.  Provides administrative support to the Vice President including managing appointment calendar.  Accompanies the Vice President on donor visits when requested.  Assists the Senior Advancement Officer with research and outreach regarding gift-in-kind opportunities and Annual Fund grants.

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree.  Strong customer service focus plus excellent written, verbal and time management skills. Experience with Raiser’s Edge.  Professional demeanor, good judgement and attention to detail are critical.  Must be able to write business correspondence, proofread and possess expertise with all Microsoft Office applications.

Qualified candidates should forward a cover letter and their resume to humanresources@dc.edu

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