The Development Coordinator will report to the Executive Director and will assist throughout the office when necessary. He or she will perform administrative duties related to fundraising, marketing and public relations and will gain firsthand experience in strategic planning to increase the capacity of a growing non-profit organization. Additionally, the Development Coordinator will be involved with stewardship activities related to non-profit fundraising and relationship management, including working with a team to create and implement the fundraising, development and communications strategy for Cedars of Marin, as well as donor and grant research and tracking. This role is entry level and will serve as the catalyst for a successful career in non-profit fundraising and relationship management for the right candidate.This work is fun, creative, fulfilling and challenging.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and knowledge of communication principles and practices
Knowledge and experience with data entry systems and reporting
Knowledge of social media tools: Facebook, Twitter, Knowledge of website management
Interest and desire to learn how to become an impactful development professional
Proficient in the use of various MS Office programs, including Word, Excel and Outlook, and ability to use various databases. Experience with Neon CRM and Constant Contact a plus.
Ability to prioritize, multi-task and follow through with minimal direction
Attention to detail, project management skills, and being highly organized a must
Flexibility in varied job assignments
Willingness to pitch in when/where needed
Upbeat, positive attitude and good sense of humor a plus
An understanding of and belief in, the mission of Good News Partners
Ability to work with compassion and patience in an environment shared with adults with developmental disabilities
Good News Partners is a faith-based, Asset-Based Community Development organization (ABCD), in the North of Howard Neighborhood.
We focus on housing, education, and economic development.
We do not try to fix other people or solve their problems. Instead, we focus on empowerment and partnership.
We recognize one another’s gifts, talents and experiences and work to enhance each person’s resp...onsibility and potential.
We all have something to teach and much to learn. At Good News Partners we know we all need one another for our community, our city, our nation, our world’s optimal health.
As a faith-based ministry, we seek to embody the hope, freedom, opportunity, community, and justice God intends for us all. We welcome everyone -- especially people often discriminated against because of race, gender, economic condition, religion, sexual orientation, or national origins.