The Diocese of Rockville Centre is seeking a Development Assistant. This full time position is Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm. Individual will provide direct support to the Director, Development Manager, and Office Manager. Availability to attend events on weekends and evenings as needed.
Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Provide administrative support including daily contact with donors via telephone, email and events
Manage, organize and assist in all aspects of the fundraising efforts
Manage data requests, gift and donor Raiser’s Edge database recording
Responsible for learning logistics of Direct Mail Campaigns
Coordinate stewardship communications including drafting emails, letters, and brochures.
Bachelor’s degree or prior experience in Fundraising Development office preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
Prior experience with Raiser’s Edge a plus
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to meet deadlines while managing multiple projects
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Discretion and tact in handling confidential information
Bilingual (Spanish speaking) a plus
Please email your cover letter and resume in word format as an email attachment.
Please note Development Assistant in subject of e-mail to our Human Resources Department:
Diocese of Rockville Centre,
P O Box 9023,
Rockville Centre, NY 11570