Friends of the Children–Chicago is committed to the communities we serve, equal employment opportunity and diversity in our workplace.
Friends of the Children-Chicago is currently seeking an enthusiastic professional to embark on a new career journey as a Development Coordinator to start in October. The Development Coordinator will support the development strategies of the organization, with a special emphasis on development operations, donor services, database management, donor communications, event implementation as well as provide support for the Executive Director.
The Development Coordinator (DC) is responsible for supporting fundraising activities in a fast-paced, start-up environment at the direction of the Development Manager. The DC maintains the fundraising database, ensures accurate donor records, and provides administrative support to the department. The DC also implements donor communications including gift acknowledgements, social media, and fundraising appeals. The DC also implements small donor events and serves as a liaison to outside contractors for larger events.
This is an excellent “generalist” development opportunity with room for professional growth. Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of children who need it most? Would you like to be a part of a dynamic, lively and mission-focused team? If so, apply now.