Development Operations Associate (Full-time)
Familial Dysautonomia Foundation seeks a bright, energetic and personable individual to support the daily operations of our mid-town office. The organization raises funds and operates programs to support medical treatment, scientific research and public education for a rare Jewish genetic disease. This is an ideal opportunity for a highly skilled candidate who wishes to learn about fundraising and non-profit management.
Experience working in a professional office environment
Highly skilled in: Microsoft Office Suite, including Word and Excel (pivot table experience preferred);, Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop; and basic SQL; Social media fluency a plus
Proficiency managing CRM database and office IT systems
Detail-oriented and organized worker; multi-tasker with ability to prioritize assignments
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Able to work both independently and as part of a team
Takes initiative: problem solver with a “can-do” attitude
Experience utilizing video and audio editing software
Available to work some evenings/weekends as needed for special events
Knowledge of/comfort with Jewish culture and traditions
Comfortable interacting with persons with disabilities
Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
Manage daily gift processing: enter donations, prepare acknowledgements, generate weekly bank deposits.
Maintain donor database: update changes in contact info and keep database accurate.
Use MS Excel to prepare reports for events and other foundation activities.
Develop expertise in utilization of donor software, including generation of reports, etc.
Manage general office operations and coordinate management of IT systems.
Field phone and email inquiries from the board, donors, member families, and the general public.
Coordinate a special equipment loan program for member families.
Supervise volunteers and interns, as needed.
Assist with preparations for and support board meetings, committee meetings and special events, as needed.
Support ED and Fundraising Manager in daily foundation activities.
Other projects as assigned.
Salary: commensurate with experience; benefits include subsidized health insurance and paid vacation
To apply: please send resume, cover letter and writing sample to: email@example.com