Congreso de Latinos Unidos
Development Associate, Congreso de Latinos Unidos
Posted on: June 17, 2014
The Development Associate is dedicated to increasing Congreso’s percentage of individual, corporate, and foundation gifts via the agency’s established Cultivando Futuros/Cultivating Futures Annual Campaign and donor engagement strategies including but not limited to prospect research, database management, donor communications and special events.
This position also leads development efforts for Pan American Academy Charter School, founded by Congreso. Specific to Pan American, this position manages the development process from the initial stages of research to proposal submission and follow-up, including writing acknowledgements and reports.
The Development Associate interacts with internal and external audiences at all levels, and is thus expected to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and exude a high-level of professionalism.
BA/BS degree from accredited college or university with concentration in Communications, English, social work, or other related field of study.
Three+ yrs. of development experience within the non-profit sector, including specific experience working with annual funds. Familiarity with social services resources and the Latino community are also a plus. Strong research and writing skills are a must.
Congreso is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Congreso is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and all applicants for employment. All employment decisions at Congreso are made without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability or military/veteran status, or any other protected class as set forth under applicable State, Local and Federal Civil Rights Laws.
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