Development Associate - 60 E. Tremont Ave.

BronxWorks - Bronx, NY3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $34,000 - $50,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits

Bronxworks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences.

Bronxworks is hiring (1) DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE for the Development Department. Must be familiar with Raiser’s Edge or the equivalent; social media and other fundraising / peer to peer software and platforms. Excellent writing skills. Special Event experience. Graphic Design experience a plus. Bilingual preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support individual and corporate donor giving activities at the agency along with grant writing responsibilities.
  • Special event support, management and follow-up for activities such as the agency’s Annual Gala (May), Giving Tuesday (Dec), 5K (Sept), NYC Bike Tour (May), NYC Marathon (Nov).
  • Promote events on social media to build engagement and fundraising totals.
  • Research and write articles for the monthly eNewsletter as well as other marketing materials.
  • Create digital and print branding materials to promote agency.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Candidates must possess an undergraduate degree, preferably in communications or media related studies.
  • Prior experience in corporate communications, media and the non-profit sector is a plus.
  • Excellent attention to detail for creating error-free copy and consistency in style and tone across different content formats and platforms.
  • High level of self-motivation and the ability to manage multiple priorities and work independently while meeting deadlines.
  • Constituent relationship database knowledge is required.
  • Self-starter, natural storyteller, and a pro at producing compelling content, translating complex ideas into easily digestible content.
  • Excellent writing and oral communications skill.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is required.

BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave and a pension plan that is 100% employer paid.

We support all aspects of diversity, and in accordance with federal, state and local laws, does not discriminate unlawfully against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, military status, national origin (including ancestry), predisposing genetic characteristics, race, sex, gender, actual or perceived sexual orientation (including actual or perceived heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality and asexuality), status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 3 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)