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Development Associate

101 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA Req #240
Monday, May 20, 2019

We believe in the mission of our work. We believe that together, we are able to accomplish something life-changing, both for ourselves and for those around us. The Associated strives to find the most talented and dedicated individuals. We are committed to helping our professionals reach their highest potential. Ready for a change? Discover where vision, creativity, and talent come together.

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore is seeking a hardworking and enthusiastic Development Associate to join our dedicated team of Development Professionals. We are looking for someone who will engage volunteers through a variety of fundraising and engagement initiatives, programs and events. The ideal candidate should have experience working with volunteers, managing relationships and working in teams. 

What You’ll Do: 

Create and implement programming for donors and prospective donors with a variety of professional backgrounds

Cultivate, solicit and steward donors, and play a role in prospect identification and donor acquisition

Train and support lay leaders through the development of strategy for meetings and events, generating written materials as needed

Empower current and future lay leaders to feel a high degree of ownership, involvement and responsibility towards the fulfillment of The Associated’s mission

Collaborate and strategize with The Associated’s Marketing Department 

Ensure accuracy of donor information on The Associated’s database

Participate in Development Department and Associated meetings

Represent The Associated and maintain a personable profile in the community by developing and maintaining relationships that will help advance The Associated’s mission.

What You'll Bring to the Job: 

Two years of non-profit fundraising experience.

Bachelor's degree required; Advanced degree is a plus. 

Dedicated to strengthening the Jewish Community and invested in engaging a diverse group of stakeholders.

Superior ability to accomplish goals and to recruit, engage and motivate volunteers 

Strong leadership and communication skills 

The ability to work both independently and collaboratively 

Creativity, flexibility, curiosity, and attention to detail

Commitment to The Associated's mission 

Willingness to work select evenings and Sundays 

The ability to maintain confidentiality 

The ability to manage and resolve conflict 

Reliable transportation 

An intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Office programs. Experience with donor databases is advantageous.

Why You Will Love Working Here:

Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, 401K, life insurance, Long-Term Disability, Flexible Spending Plan, generous vacation/sick time and parental leave 

Professional development, mentoring and skill-building opportunities 

Potential to travel abroad, particularly to Israel 

Satisfaction in knowing you are making a difference in the lives of people in Baltimore and around the world 

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and its Agencies are equal opportunity employers, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran's status, physical or mental disability that does not prohibit the performance of essential job functions (with or without reasonable accommodation) or any other basis protected by federal, or applicable, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family AJC
  • Pay Type Salary
  • 101 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA