Career Opportunity

Development Associate

  • Career Opportunity
  • Boston
  • Applications have closed

Website Fenway Health

Function:
Under the direct supervision of the Associate Director of Development, the Development Associate serves as a member of Fenway Health’s development team, and is responsible for overseeing specific fundraising programs including initiatives such as the Young Leaders Council, Harbor to the Bay bike ride, and the organization’s Boston Marathon team.

Representative Duties:

  • Young Leaders Council (YLC)
  • Harbor to the Bay Annual Bike Ride
  • Fenway’s Boston Marathon Team
  • Maintains an Individual Giving Role
  • Other Fundraising Initiatives
  • Meets Agency Participatory Expectations
  • Performs other duties as required

Requirements:

  • High school / GED required; undergraduate or graduate degree a plus
  • Two or more years development experience preferred, or comparable experience in sales or project management or related areas
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel and Powerpoint) preferred, but training offered
  • Proficiency with Raiser’s Edge preferred, but training offered
  • Previous work with volunteer committees preferred
  • Ability to work independently, be extremely detail-oriented, and prioritize multiple tasks at once
  • Commitment to the mission of the organization
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with an ethnically, culturally, and racially diverse persons preferred
  • Ability to work harmoniously with diverse groups of individuals required