Position: Development Assistant, Donor Engagement
Department: Financial Resource Development (FRD)
Reports to: Senior Director, Donor Engagement
Date: December 2021
While Federation’s team is currently working remotely, candidates should be located in or willing to relocate to the Greater Washington (DC, MD, and Northern VA) region.
In 2019, The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington completed a new strategic plan, which relies on significant financial growth to support the needs of our growing Jewish community. The presence of the COVID-19 crisis has only accelerated this need. This position works within the Financial Resource Development (FRD) department, supporting the Senior Director of Donor Engagement and the Donor Engagement team. The Donor Engagement team are relationship builders who work with donors and lay leaders (volunteers) to advance Federation’s mission and vision via a donor-centric, cohort-based model, which includes small group activities, larger events, and immersive missions as well as individual donor portfolios.
The Development Assistant fills a key role in the success of the Donor Engagement team. This position will assist in all aspects of creating, executing, and measuring our engagement opportunities (events, meetings, travel, solicitations). This administrative position will utilize the Federation database to maintain donor information, enter moves management plans, and run reports and lists. The Development Assistant must be a self-starter, able to navigate competing priorities, support multiple individuals, problem solve and interface effectively with all internal and external stakeholders.
The salary range for this position is $47,000-50,000.
Role and Responsibilities:
Events and Meetings
Donor Relations and Fundraising
Your Background, Qualifications, and Success Factors
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The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington envisions an open, connected, and vibrant Jewish community that cares for each other, fosters Jewish learning and journeys, embraces Jewish peoplehood and Israel, and acts as a force for good in the world. As a mission-driven non-profit organization, we work to inspire, build, and sustain vibrant Jewish life in a changing world by mobilizing our community in common purpose, intentional innovation, and effective action. Learn more at shalomdc.org.