Development Associate

Jewish Family & Children's Service
October 7, 2019
Saint Louis, MO
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Jewish Family & Children's Service (JF&CS) is seeking a full-time Development Associate

For nearly 150 years, JF&CS has offered compassionate support and practical solutions to help people in greater St. Louis navigate life’s challenges. Our professional staff assist the elderly, protect children at risk, provide food and services to those in need, support families, and enhance community connections. We serve people in need, inclusive of all ages, races, religions, ethnicities, genders and sexual orientations. JF&CS is a dynamic organization, with committed volunteers and talented staff dedicated to an inspiring mission.

The Development Associate will be responsible for managing all activities of the lower-end Annual Campaign, including mail appeals and e-philanthropy efforts.  The Development Associate will also manage a portfolio of current and prospective donors, conduct individual research, and develop a program to engage young adults, and oversee special events, including the JF&CS Biannual Gala.

Characteristics of candidates we are seeking:

  • Two or more years of development experience
  • Passion for the JF&CS mission
  • Builds relationships easily
  • Engaging public speaking presence
  • Smart, hands-on learner with outstanding writing and communication skills
  • Excellent computer and database skills
  • Results-driven and team-oriented
  • A self-starter who takes initiative
  • Flexible, persistent and attentive to detail
  • Likes variety and is open to learning new roles

Exempt, Full-time.
Salary: $50,000 - $65,000 annually, commensurate with experience.

Eligible for full-time benefits including Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

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