Development Associate - Full Time

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence
Job Description
SPAN is a human rights organization committed to ending violence against adults, youth and children through support, advocacy, education and community organizing. SPAN is a multi-ethnic, social justice, inclusive organization dedicated to peace and non-violence for all individuals and families.

POSITION OVERVIEW: The SPAN Development Associate supports the Development Team in executing fundraising events, forming community relationships, managing in-kind donations and database maintenance.

Duties include:
  • Engage with local businesses, community organizations, faith-based groups, etc., to generate in-kind donations for SPAN’s fundraising events, holiday gift drives for clients and general purposes.
  • Provide logistical support for events as needed.
  • Occasional volunteer management for SPAN events.
  • Help maintain SPAN’s donor contact database with routine and accurate data entry and research.
  • Manage data entry of solicited auction items in Greater Giving database for annual fundraising gala.
  • Supports an organizational environment based in respect, the utilization of ethical communication, and adherence to the organization’s non-negotiable.
  • Participates in staff meetings, team meetings and regular supervision with the Development Director.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Events & Marketing Coordinator, Development Director or Executive Director.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required
  • Excellent persuasive written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and prioritize assignments
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as an effective team player
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Must be available to work occasional evenings and weekends, as required
  • Computer proficiency required, including Microsoft Office, Outlook, Salesforce
Pay and Benefits: Annual full-time salary is $33,500, with a potential increase at 6 months. Excellent benefits including subsidized health insurance, reduced-rate Eco-Pass, generous vacation time, and work in a dynamic and diverse setting. SPAN is an EEOA employer and strongly commitment to Affirmative Action.

How to Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to hr@safehousealliance.org
Resume Review Begins Immediately. No calls please.
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