The Development Specialist will provide support fundraising activities in the San Antonio and South Texas Area to meet revenue goals. Primarily events this position oversees are the Walk to End Alzheimer's and the Reason to Hope Breakfast. The Development Specialist, San Antonio, will assist the Director with overall office operations and communications.
Essential Job Functions
Assist Director with the planning and implementation of assigned 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; corporate sponsorship; media; etc.
Prepare and distribute communications to volunteers and donors - via email, print, social media 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.
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/sponsorship experience.
Detail oriented, adaptable, organized and able to successfully manage multiple projects and tasks.