Saint Luke Institute, a 501(c)3 nonprofit private Behavioral Health Care Facility for Catholic priests and religious located in Silver Spring, MD (www.sli.org), seeks an experienced individual to fill the position of Development Associate.
This is a full-time position that will support the Director of Development with the fundraising efforts of the institute. Free parking and competitive benefits package provided, including medical, dental and vision insurance, a retirement plan with employer contribution, and generous PTO. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please submit a cover letter and resume. EOE.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Working closely with leadership to plan and manage fundraising events.
Create and produce customized reports from database.
Perform donor and prospect research on individuals, corporations and foundations.
Maintain and cultivate effective relationships with donors and prospects.
Maintain database for donors to include entering gifts into donor record, prepare appropriate donor acknowledgement, and file documentation.
Organize and maintain development records, office files and other material.
Prepare media materials for distribution (i.e. copying, filing, mailing and posting to website).
Assemble media and donor kits for events and meetings.
Prepare and coordinate department mailings; process incoming and outgoing mail.
Perform other tasks as requested by the President/CEO and Director of Development.
Other duties as assigned.
A Bachelor’s degree plus three years of related experience.
Job requires flexibility, tact, confidence and strong instincts for protocol and etiquette.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be organized and detail oriented.
Must have strong problem solving skills and good judgment.
Must be proficient in use of computers for word-processing; databases (DonorPerfect, GiftMaker Pro or Raiser’s Edge); spreadsheets and Internet-based research; Office 2010 (Publisher, PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Access); familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite (Wordpress, Photoshop, Adobe products).
About SAINT LUKE INSTITUTE INC.
Our mission at Saint Luke Institute is to integrate the highest quality spiritual, psychological, and physical care within the context of a Christian community. We provide mental health treatment, education, and prevention services in harmony with the teachings of the Catholic Church for men and women in ministry in the United States and abroad.