The Development Specialist participates in development of funding growth for the organization through analysis, recommendation and coordination of events and activities; strategic implementation of cause-marketing relationships, peer to peer, and other fundraising strategic initiatives; and management of fundraisers. event communications and donor follow-up and recognition.
Qualifications and Skills
At least 3 -5 years of experience in fundraising roles.
Creative skills used in website management, digital marketing coupled with basic knowledge of development to pursue revenue-generating opportunities. Experienced in the efficacy of marketing channels and programs. Proven and successful past marketing campaigns should be available for review.
Knowledge of basic fundraising methodologies, and best pursuit practices would be a plus.
Computer literacy is a fundamental requirement, and detailed experience and knowledge of software programs and web-based tools are critical to position fulfillment
Education…BS in marketing, top 10% in class. SAEs, or other evaluation board scores will be requested.
Among other skills: An ability to think independently and communicate effectively. Incredible organizational skills. Frighteningly good attention to detail. Strong interpersonal skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills
An ability to learn quickly, especially with regard to software management.
Bottom line: Aggressive sophisticated strategic fundraiser and a wiz at digital marketing
Internal Number: 218b
About Freedom Golf Assn. (FGA)
Freedom Golf Association (FGA) is a charitable 501 (C) 3 organization whose mission is to "bring joy and a sense of freedom to the special needs community (wounded veterans, physically and intellectually challenged individuals) through their inclusion in the game of golf".
Since our founding in mid 2012, FGA has brought the "magic" of golf to this community though over 2000 lessons with over 5,400 participant hours of golf instruction, attendance at major golf tournaments (Encompass, BMW), and "Get Out and Play" golf events.
We are seeking a digital media marketing administrative assistant to the Chairman engage our audience and stimulating their support our charitable "GIVING BACK" mission.