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Communications & Development Associate

Company: Mercy Housing & Shelter
Location: Hartford
Posted on: October 18, 2020

Job Description:

Mercy Housing & Shelter Corporation
Job Title: Communications & Development Associate
Department: Development
Reports to: Director of Communications & Development
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

POSITION SUMMARY
The Communications & Development Associate provides administrative, organizational and database support for the Development department. Assists the Director of Communications & Development in functions related to: Annual Fund, special events, and in the creation and distribution of publications, promotional materials, funding appeals and agency collateral. Assists the Executive Director in activities related to the campaigns including funder prospecting, special events, campaign reporting and general campaign support. Works on complex assignments, requiring significant self-direction, including the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
-- Maintain the ongoing functionality and appropriate upgrades to the fundraising database. Reconcile all gifts with Finance, enter data, target and track donors and funders and assemble mailing lists. Provide staff database training as appropriate.
-- Assure integrity and accuracy in maintaining donor records. Establish consistent protocol for data input and monitor results.
-- Produce fundraising reports as requested.
-- Responsible for thanking and acknowledging donors on a timely basis and identifying opportunities for personalized donor contact.
-- Assist the Director of Communications & Development in conducting the Annual Fund including donor prospecting, preparing mailing lists, coordinating mailings and tracking results.
-- Assist the Director of Communications & Development in the creation, distribution and tracking of external communications and publications, including ongoing maintenance and improvements to the website.
-- Provide assistance with the establishment and execution of donor cultivation and fundraising events including the annual Event. Serve as a member of the Event Committee.
-- Work with Volunteer Coordinator to track volunteer's activities in database.
-- Assist the Director of Communications & Development in the creation and ongoing administration of a major giving and planned giving program.
-- Perform any other task that will assist the Agency in carrying out its mission, as assigned.
-- Coordinator in-kind donations create new and maintain relationship with donors.

GENERAL AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
It is the responsibility of each Mercy Housing and Shelter employee to:
-- Treat all clients with dignity and respect, prioritize client needs, and advocate for the people we serve. -- Maintain confidentiality of Agency information.
-- Promote the human dignity, rights, safety and well-being of clients served.
-- Professionally and ethically handle agency and client money and property.
-- Fulfill all responsibilities as a mandatory reporter.
-- Display a positive attitude towards clients, programs and the agency.
-- Demonstrate good communication with clients, supervisors, peers, outside resources and family/guardians.
-- Demonstrate good attendance.
-- Punctually attend all assigned meetings, in-services and training's.
-- Demonstrate involvement as a team member.
-- Adhere to all applicable regulations, law and policies/procedures and know and understand your job description.
-- Submit paperwork and meet job responsibility deadlines as assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience Bachelor's degree (B.A.) and/or four years' related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience, including development, social media, database, marketing and publishing experience.
Experience in working with volunteers and in coordinating and implementing special events is essential.
Donor/foundation research experience is desired. Language Skills
Must have good written and oral communication skills.
Must have excellent computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office. Ability to perform mail merges/report generation and knowledge of Raiser's Edge preferred.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Must have valid Connecticut driver's license and clean driving record with proof of automobile insurance and reliable transportation.

Mercy Housing and Shelter Corporation is an equal opportunity employer

Keywords: Mercy Housing & Shelter, Hartford , Communications & Development Associate, Other , Hartford, Connecticut

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