The Development Coordinator will play a vital role in contributing to the total effectiveness of the Mission, communicating openly, solving problems proactively, offering creative ideas and working as a positive, engaged team member. Flexibility and a cooperative spirit are crucial characteristics of the individual who holds this position.
Managing our CRM database for Donors, entering information, keeping information up to date, assisting donors with updating their information.
Assisting with Grant Writing, especially in research and gathering data
Prospect research for current and potential donors, businesses, and organizations
Assisting with fundraising events
Creating donor proposals and case for support
Identifying donors for different asks such as the annual fund, major gifts, planned giving, and other appeals
Establishing and managing donor relationships as appropriate with the possibility of carrying a small portfolio of donors in the future
Communicating marketing needs with the Marketing Manager
Other duties as assigned.
College graduate or equivalent preferred
Excellent communication skills
Well Organized, self-starter, flexibility and growth mindset
Great customer service and people skills
Competency in Microsoft Word, Excel, publisher, and email
Experience with database management a plus
Passionate about our mission, feeding the hungry and clothing the poor, able to communicate that to potential donors
Knowledge of Catholic teaching, feel comfortable and able to communicate that to potential donors if they ask. Comfortable asking for prayer intentions.
Full-time, 40 hours/week; Must be able to work during special events (nights & weekends) and extra hours as needed
House of Mercy is a beacon of hope, compassion, and transformation in our community. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we are steadfast in our commitment to feeding, clothing, educating, and praying for those in need, exemplifying God’s boundless love and mercy.