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Specialist, Development (San Antonio, TX)

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General Summary

The Development Specialist will provide support to all fundraising activities in the San Antonio and South Texas area to meet revenue goals, and will assist the  Director with overall office operations and communications.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assist  Director with the planning and implementation of all fundraising events to include the following elements: a timeline for key tasks; overall revenue goals and targets and tools to track progress; detailed execution plan for participant/donor recruitment and retention; logistics; media; etc.
  • Prepare and distribute communications to volunteers and donors - via email, print, and telephone - based on the Association's communications timeline and additional needs.
  • Provide ongoing support to overall operations of the service area to include: customer service to constituents; database mining and management; donor/sponsor/advocate relations and communications; management of vendor relations;  etc. 
  • Identify, recruit, train and manage high impact volunteers who will assist the organization in increasing concern and awareness as well as growing revenue.
    Prepare reports and provide information as requested and required; oversee project budgets and maintain financial records for events.

Minimum Requirements

- Bachelor's degree preferred.
- 3+ years work-related experience preferred in marketing, fundraising, nonprofit management or related field.
- Excellent computer skills, especially Microsoft Office.
- Outstanding verbal and written communications skills, sales and marketing, volunteer management and development experience.
- Detail oriented, adaptable, organized and able to successfully manage multiple projects and tasks.

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Alzheimer's Association, National Office
225 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601

We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.




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