Donor Relations Specialist
Company: Boys Town
Posted on: February 25, 2021
Business: Boys Town Job Summary: In a career as a Donor
Relations Specialist, you have the ability to create a lasting
imprint for the community as a whole. By telling the Boys Town
story to friends, neighbors, and community members, you are doing
your part as the true advocate and --Inspirational Leader-- for
Boys Town, further ensuring our mission of changing the way America
cares for children and families thrives. Schedule: Monday to Friday
- Performs a wide range of administrative duties and participates
in building donor relationships as directed.
- Ensures all development activities and interactions are
recorded promptly and accurately in Donor Database.
- Participates in the planning and implementation of special
events to secure sponsorships, cash donations, and in-kind
contributions and to maximize revenue to meet development
- Works closely with volunteer board members to foster
relationships and achieve fundraising goals and identifies suitable
vendors and negotiates contracts and agreements for the purpose of
- Prepares a wide range of written materials including funding
proposals, program descriptions, reports, letters, acknowledgments,
sponsorship, and invitation copy.
- Responds to donor inquiries and requests for information or
assistance; performs donor stewardship.
- Prepares reports on development activity, maintains development
hard copy and computer files, coordinates events, and prepares
appropriate letters for specialized donor correspondence.
- Builds donor relationships, engages donors and prospective
donors in an appropriate manner, and manages prospects; initiates
thank you calls, follow up calls, condolence calls, education
calls, invitation calls, and marketing calls.
- Maintains contact and creates networking within the community,
performs donor cultivation and stewardship, and responds to donor
inquiries and requests for assistance.
- Processes, prepares, and records all donations daily, maintains
donor record and initiates donor research. Required Qualifications:
- Associates degree or equivalent; Bachelors degree
- 2 years of relevant experience preferably including nonprofit
and donor relations experience; experience with fundraising data
management programs (Blackbaud CRM) is preferred. About Boys Town
North Florida: Make a difference here at Boys Town North Florida,
where our programs and services touch the lives of more than 5,000
people each year. Since our arms opened in 1983, we have been
providing hope and healing as a good neighbor in the Tallahassee
community by serving our children and families. The opportunity to
shape the future of America's youth is only one of the many perks
here in Tallahassee. The city has the wonderful weather Florida is
famous for with the additional charm of a nice southern hospitality
atmosphere, and there is nothing we believe in more than community.
Boys Town North Florida has faith that our employees are our
greatest asset, and we work to build a strong team culture at the
site through team building activities such as quarterly potlucks,
campus celebration, movie screenings and more. Outside of fostering
relationships, our leadership initiative called --Next Gen-- gives
staff an opportunity to engage in training and development to
prepare for their next career move within the organization. Date
Posted: February 1, 2021 This advertisement describes the general
nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive
list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an
equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the
E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability or veteran status. To request a
disability-related accommodation in the application process,
contact us at 1-.
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