Do you have 2+ years of nonprofit experience?


Are you interested in working with a dynamic, mission-driven team?


We are currently in search of a Development Specialist for a Conservation Association. The position is based in Ashburn, VA. This is a full-time temporary to permanent role.


ORGANIZATION TYPE: Conservation Association


POSITION TITLE: Development Specialist

DURATION: Temp to Perm

SCHEDULE: 35 hours/week

TEMP HOURLY PAY: $16.00 – 18.00/hour


Is This Your Dream Job? The development specialist will report to the Sr. Development Officer. They will work with the development team to identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward major donors. This person will also draft proposals for grants and assist with donor-based marketing. This is a temporary to permanent opportunity with an anticipated salary of $45,000- $50,000 depending on experience.


Our Ideal Candidate:

  • 2+ years of nonprofit experience, required
  • Salesforce experience, preferred
  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail
  • Able to work on a team and independently


How You Will Spend Your Day:

  • Assist the director in identifying and cultivating corporate & foundation donors
  • Create donor focused marketing content for print & web-based platforms
  • Field inquiries from members & partners over the phone and via email
  • Assist with special projects


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