Hampshire College Development Coordinator in Amherst, Massachusetts
Search:#725 Date Posted: 12/03/2018 Type/Department:Staff in Civil Liberties and Public Policy Search Status:Searching for Candidates - Accepting Applications Apply Now:Would you like to apply for this position?
Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution, is seeking a development coordinator for the Civil Liberties and Public Policy program (CLPP). CLPP is a national program that inspires, educates and supports new activists and leaders to build a stronger and more diverse movement for reproductive justice and social change.
The development coordinator (DC) manages CLPP’s individual and institutional stewardship activities, including: tracking activities in CLPP's individual and institutional fundraising calendars; managing the production of fundraising appeals, institutional and individual funding proposals, and donor reports; recording gifts; thanking donors; and supporting stewardship activities for major donors under the direction of CLPP's major gifts officer. The DC also runs CLPP's annual conference sponsorship campaign, working closely with CLPP's deputy director of systems and sustainability.
This is a grant-funded position with continuation pending future funding.
An associate degree with a minimum of three years job-related experience is required. In addition, the successful candidate will have experience in nonprofit development, including fundraising operations and support services, grants management, prospect research, stewardship, gift acknowledgement procedures, donation tracking, and reports. Knowledge of fundraising best practices including online fundraising experience, and familiarity with email and social media marketing preferred. The DC must possess strong writing and editing skills; be highly organized and extremely detail oriented, with demonstrated planning and time management skills; have advanced word processing and data entry skills using Microsoft programs (especially Word and Excel) and Google documents; and ability to assess and implement new software. Graphic design skills and familiarity with design programs including video editing, Photoshop, InDesign preferred. This position requires strong hands-on knowledge and skills of data manipulation, analysis, and reporting, and other relevant technology tools. Expertise with relational databases, and data migration tools is necessary. The DC should be aligned with CLPP’s mission and values, and have the ability to interact effectively and work successfully with persons of diverse backgrounds, including people with different racial, ethnic and class backgrounds, people of different genders, and people with disabilities.
This 35-hour per week benefited position requires some travel and occasional evenings and weekends. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits program. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at https://jobs.hampshire.edu/
Please visit http://clpp.hampshire.edu for additional information on the Civil Liberties and Public Policy (CLPP) Program at Hampshire College
Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.