Donor Relations Coordinator
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Donor Relations Coordinator for the Miami Area Command, located in Miami, Florida.
Assists the Development Director with fulfilling donor relations, database maintenance, record keeping, development and donor communication, public relations initiatives, prospect research, community relations and minor and major special events coordination duties as required of the Development Department. The Donor Relations Coordinator is responsible for the recruitment, securing and retention of donor sponsorships for activities on/off campus. Will also be responsible for the development, coordination and execution of all service projects including securing sponsorship and follow-up for same. Will work in collaboration with the Development and Social Services Department in determining which type of donor sponsorships are needed for all program activities, campaigns, annual fundraisers and community awareness exposure.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of The Salvation Army structure, culture, mission, and protocol. Knowledge of Word and Excel software applications. Knowledge of the principles and practices of public relations. Ability to plan and coordinate well-organized social service programs.
Ability to maintain self- motivation, ability to prepare professional promotional materials.
Ability to project a professional and positive image/attitude of The Salvation Army; friendly and professional demeanor, ability to build effective working relationships with the media.
Ability to recruit and train volunteers. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and effectively communicate the English language.
Education and Experience
BS or BA degree from and accredited college or university in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or a related Business field and four years progressively responsible experience performing public relations functions and coordinating social services programs or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
To apply, please visit our website http://salvationarmysouth.org/careers/
Requisition # 13819
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Fundraising & Donor Relations
- Pay Type Hourly
- Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
- Miami, FL 1907 NW 38th St. 33142, 1907 NW 38th St, Miami, Florida, United States of America