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Manager of Donor Relations

Job Location

Fairfax, VA

General Summary

The Manager of Donor Relations is responsible for managing the master donor pipeline, overseeing the donor database, supporting the solicitation of major gifts, and processing acknowledgement letters.

Essential Job Functions

  • Manage the Raisers Edge donor database.
  • Collaborate with the Database Manager on Raiser's Edge projects.
  • Provide strategic and tactical support on identified prospects.
  • Support team members' cultivation of major donors and gifts including tracking/moves management and list management.
  • Manage the chapter pipeline in Raiser's Edge.
  • Accurately track and measure all fundraising and donor prospecting activity, and generate related reports for use by Chapter solicitors.
  • Prepare, process, and mail philanthropic acknowledgement letters for various gift types.
  • Prepare, process, and mail philanthropic acknowledgement and tax letters on a timely basis.
  • Prepare, process, and mail philanthropic stewardship letters.
  • Maintain accurate records related to philanthropic letters.
  • Generate accurate reports of current and past philanthropic donations.
  • Create a semi-annual donor newsletter.
  • Manage other projects as needed.

Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 2 years related development experience; fundraising project management and pipeline management experience a plus.
  • College degree preferred.
  • Strong PC skills: Raiser's Edge, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and internet research.
  • Moves management experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer relations skills.

For consideration, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:

Send your resume and cover letter:

  • by email:

  • by mail:
    Send resume to:
    Alzheimer's Association, National Capital Area
    3701 Pender Drive
    Suite 400
    Fairfax, VA 22030

If apply ing by e-mail, please attach your resume and cover letter as Microsoft Word documents, or include both within the text of your e-mail message.

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




Alzheimer's Association

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Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.