Bikes Not Bombs seeks to hire a dynamic, creative, and highly organized professional to manage the organization’s fundraising efforts, major donor strategies, oversee events, and serve as an enthusiastic ambassador of BNB’s mission. Strong relationship cultivation and management of donors and volunteers is key to success in this role. The position requires both an ability to think strategically about the “big picture” and execute plans with strong attention to detail. The Director of Fundraising & Events will work on a team including the Communications Manager, Information and Technology Manager and Development Associate and will report to the Executive Director.
Responsibilities include: Gift Management/Donor Cultivation and Stewardship, Mail and Phone Solicitations, Major Donor Strategies, Events, Communications, and Administration.
This is a full-time position with benefits. Some evenings and weekends required.
Please send cover letter and resume by December 24th to email@example.com. Expected start date is February 1, 2013. For more information, please click here.
ioby (eye-OH-be) stands for in our backyards and the belief that environmental knowledge, action and service begin and thrive at the local level. Founded in 2008, ioby is a young, dynamic startup and the only online micro-philanthropic initiative that encourages local civic environmental action among neighbors. ioby is expanding and looking for a talented, motivated individual to lead their efforts in project outreach, support and capacity building for their Miami pilot. Requirements: demonstrated contextual knowledge of environmental work and community development, and an intimate knowledge of Miami-Dade neighborhoods and their socio-economic-environmental landscape, and 3-6 years of professional experience in a related field, such as urban ecology, grassroots fundraising and/or community organizing. For a complete description and application instructions, click here.
Under direction from the Director of Design and Construction and the Chief Landscape Architect, serves as Outreach Coordinator and as administrative aide to a division or department head. Performs a wide variety of important public outreach and administrative tasks and procedures. Represents the department as the liaison to diverse neighborhood and community groups, civic associations and non-profit agencies. Other duties as assigned.
- Coordinate, host and organize Parks Department neighborhood meetings, park opening events, and park groundbreaking events; acting as a liaison with diverse community groups, managing outreach efforts to churches, civic associations, elected officials, funding agencies, and non-profits.
- Responsible for management and expansion of the Park Partners program through stewardship, web-based presence, training and education. Generate new and innovative fundraising opportunities and expansion of existing programs. Perform outreach and constituency building, building and increasing awareness and public participation in departmental campaigns and goals.
- Performs related work as required.
Minimum Entrance Qualifications:
At least five (5) years of experience in a public administration capacity is required, of which at least two (2) years should involve community outreach experience. Work experience with non-profit organizations is helpful but not required.
To apply, click here and search for job ID 343902.
Green Streets Initiative (GSI), a Cambridge-based nonprofit involved in promoting sustainable and healthy transportation, is seeking a Fundraising/Development Intern for the fall semester and beyond. In this role, you will work with GSI to expand and sustain sponsorship and partnerships with community corporations, retailers and institutions. Candidates should have a genuine interest in and enthusiasm for the GSI mission 1+ years’ work experience in related field, excellent written and verbal communications skills and more. Compensation: This position is currently an unpaid internship, with the caveat that, as funds are raised, the intern will be compensated based on GSI sponsorship acquired.
To apply, send resume, cover letter and 2 other writing samples to Director, Green Streets Initiative, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Casa Myrna is Greater Boston’s foremost provider of solutions to end domestic and dating violence. Under the direction of the Co-Executive Director, the Development Coordinator provides direct support for all aspects of a complex fundraising program encompassing government grants, corporate/foundation grants, annual appeal, individual donors, special events and in-kind donations. BA/BS and 2+ years’ experience in a multi-faceted nonprofit development department. Experience using Raiser’s Edge, including Report and Query functions. Experience in all aspects of grant writing and reporting. Salary: $37,500 – $40,000. For the complete listing, visit their website here.