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Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) - Development Associate
General Overview:

JSSA has an immediate opening for a full-time Development Associate to join our Development team, which heads all aspects of JSSA’s vital fundraising initiatives. This position is responsible for providing support to our grants program and fundraising events, working with our fundraising database, and assisting with donor relations efforts.

Position Responsibilities:

Create and maintain the grants tracking and report management system.
Perform research to identify prospects of foundations, corporate foundations and government programs to evaluate opportunities for new funding sources.
Work with Development staff and event committee members in support of our annual spring benefit.
Enter data, produce reports, and oversee quality control of the fundraising database to ensuring the overall integrity of donor info.
Help strategize more efficient utilization of the donor database for record keeping, donor communications, and other projects.
Manage and draft letters, stewardship reports, documents, and briefs as needed.

Bachelor’s degree required with 2-4 years of relevant experience
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Desktop Publishing required; experience using Salesforce or similar programs
Excellent written and relationship-building skills
Strong communication, multitasking, and organizational skills required
Qualified candidate will have the ability to be creative and be detail oriented

Please apply at Careers@jssa.org

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