Are you a detail-oriented development professional who also possesses strong communication skills? Are you passionate about education and creating engagement within the community?

We are currently in search of a Development Assistant for an Education Organization. This position is based in Hillsborough, CA. This is a temporary/temp-to-perm assignment.

ORGANIZATION TYPE: Education Organization
LOCATION: Hillsborough, CA
POSITION TITLE: Development Assistant
HOURS: 30+ hours
HOURLY RATE: $17-21.00/hr. DOE
DURATION: Temporary ~12 months 

Is This Your Dream Job? As the Development Assistant reporting to the Development Director, you will be responsible for providing excellent administrative support to the development team. In addition to administrative duties, you will manage the Raiser’s Edge database through thorough and complete donor data entry, generating thank you notes, updating records and communicating with donors. You will conduct prospect research to source potential donor and grant funders.

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • 2+ years of development support experience
  • Strong communications skills
  • Be the “Raiser’s Edge Expert”
  • High proficiency at Microsoft Office Suite & Google Drive
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Spanish and/or Mandarin

How You Will Spend Your Day:

  • Inputting donor information into Raiser’s Edge database
  • Generating communications to donors and preparing solicitations
  • Assisting with preparation of proposals, letters and updates
  • Supporting the grant writing process
  • Organize meetings, events and conferences
  • Drafting correspondence by phone, email and for media with external partners
  • Managing Raiser’s Edge database to maintain donor information

 We’d love to hear from you.

If this sounds like the job for you, we would love to help make that happen. Please submit a resume to kbelt@cnpstaffing.com with “Development Assistant” in the subject line.

Know a friend who would be a great fit? Feel free to send us their resume as well.

Is this position not a great fit?

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we regretfully can only respond to those candidates who best meet the requirements of a specific position or whose backgrounds are generally applicable to our client base.  Please rest assured that we retain all candidate information for possible future matches, even if you do not hear from us in regard to your application in response to this ad.

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