In a career as a Development Coordinator, you will coordinate and manage a wide range of activities that support the development goals of the Site, and assist in cultivating and stewarding donor relationships.
Processes, prepares, and records all donations daily, maintains donor record, and initiates donor research.
Documents development activities and interactions in the Donor Database.
Plans, organizes, and implements special events to secure sponsorships, cash donations, in-kind contributions, and to maximize revenue to meet development fundraising goals.
Capitalizes on fund development opportunities
Identifies suitable vendors and negotiates contracts and agreements for special events.
Prepares a wide range of written event materials including funding proposals, program descriptions, reports, letters, and acknowledgments.
Manages the grant process within the Site including researching, identifying, and procuring grants and other potential funding sources, which align with the organizational mission and strategic goals.
Prepares reports on development activity, maintains development hard copy and computer files, coordinates events, and prepares appropriate letters for specialized donor correspondence as part of managing community outreach activities.
Builds and maintains donor relationships, engages donors and prospective donors in an appropriate manner, and manages prospects.
Maintains contact and creates networking within the community; performs donor identification, cultivation, and stewardship and responds to donor inquiries and requests for assistance.
Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Marketing, related field, or equivalent.
1 to 2 years of experience including marketing, public relations, donor cultivation, or event planning; nonprofit experience in donor relations is preferred.
Experience with fundraising data management programs (Blackbaud CRM) is preferred.
Available to travel to events and work evenings and weekends as needed.
Knowledge of fundraising and special events.
High level of professionalism, customer service, and interpersonal skills.
Excellent critical thinking, analytical, and problem solving skills.
Strong computer skills in Blackbaud CRM and Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with individuals at all levels in the organization and with external business contacts in an articulate, professional manner while maintaining necessary degree of confidentiality.
Ability to build and sustain trust to facilitate successful, professional relationships.
Ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and multi-task while maintaining quality standards.
Experience in volunteer programs is a plus
About Boys Town South Florida:
Building brighter futures at Boys Town South Florida since 1991, we have grown our services and programs to touch the lives of 17,000 children and families in the sunshine state each year.
The opportunity to shape the future of America’s youth is only one of the many perks here at Boys Town South Florida. Our hub is located in sunny West Palm Beach, and we are just steps away from all the best that South Florida has to offer! With beaches, shopping, arts and culture, Major League Baseball and college sports of all kinds there is no end to the ways to enjoy your off-work hours. Our Boys Town family is important to us, and we make sure to support our team through a staff and family picnic, chili cook-off and of course some friendly competition with game night! We might even surprise you with a teambuilding exercise at the local escape room. The culture of Boys Town South Florida is committed our current and future leaders through tuition assistance, scholarship opportunities and the ability to participate in a variety of professional development courses.
About Boys Town:
Boys Town touches the lives of more than 2 million children and families nationwide each year. As one of the country’s largest nonprofit funded child-care organizations, Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. From our start in 1917, we’re poised to make even greater strides forward as we lead the way in changing how America cares for children, families and communities for the next 100 years.
Schedule: Full Time
Date Posted: July 8, 2019
Job ID: 13868
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
Internal Number: 13868
About Boys Town
Boys Town has been a national leader in the care and treatment of children since its founding more than 100 years ago by Father Edward Flanagan.As one of the largest nonprofit, nonsectarian child and family care organizations in the country, Boys Town provides compassionate, research-proven treatment for behavioral, emotional and physical problems.