Area North Fundraising Coordinator - United Way of Central Indiana
- 11-Apr-2018 to 01-Sep-2018
- - United Way of Central Indiana
- Indianapolis, IN, USA
- Low $40’s
- Full Time
- Complete Benefits Package Available
United Way of Central Indiana (UWCI), recognizes that the key to success is a strong and cohesive team that works through shared values to achieve our mission. The Fundraising Coordinator, will help advance the mission of UWCI by providing strategic project support to the Area North Team members, volunteers, and donors.
Position Duties & Responsibilities
The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
• Partnership: Actively participate in team meetings, providing suggestions and feedback to further the effectiveness of the team fundraising efforts.
• Team Support: Responsible for timely, accurate, thorough and pro-active support of the fundraising team members. Efforts include, but are not limited to the following:
a. Provide primary fundraising and project support
b. Schedule meetings, prepare agendas and materials, track RSVP's, and coordinate logistics
c. Query organizational database and extract data as requested
d. Generate and run multiple accurate reports from organizational database
e. Produce quality company fundraising presentation materials
f. Build and maintain E-Pledge sites under the direction of fundraising team
g. Compile and type statistical reports (charts, graphs and spreadsheets)
h. Type & prepare correspondence, mail merges, labels & other documents
i. Proofread and edit documents as needed and requested
j. Update mailing lists and record bulk communications and event participation in the database
• Constituent Relationships
a. Work collaboratively with Area North Team to deliver a quality experience to constituents; i.e. Engagement Plans and work with Volunteer Center to plan and execute Customized Volunteer Opportunities (CVOs).
b. Troubleshoot and field general requests from donors and team members
• Annual Goals: Achieve established goals. Work with the Area Director to ensure goals reflect, align and contribute to the broader goals of the organization.
• Flexibility: Travel to main office frequently for meetings, supplies, trainings etc. Be prepared to assist other county offices as requested.
Perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily and be present in the office while performing those functions. The requirements listed are representative of the basic knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The individual in this role must display the highest level of integrity and confidentiality. United Way also values innovative thinking, and a successful candidate will be a self-starter who can work within the team to achieve goals and objectives. The individual should have effective communication skills, attention to detail and organization, and flexibility and adaptability. The individual will also maintain knowledge of trends in his/her area of responsibility and reviews literature to understand key issues.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree or advanced business and college work is preferred. Four years administrative or sales support experience required. Thorough knowledge of all aspects of non-profit organizations preferred.
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong reputation for integrity and professionalism, ability to resolve conflict constructively, strong performance management and evaluation capabilities including the willingness and ability to ensure accountability, ability to build strong relationship both inside and outside UWCI, ability to think strategically, commitment to fostering an inclusive environment consistent with UWCI's commitment to diversity and inclusion. Must have the ability to prepare, explain, and monitor performance, manage a diverse group of donors and volunteers, manage projects and workload, and engage constructively with the other members of the UWCI team.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
*Work experience may substitute for education requirements on a case by case basis.
The physical demands described here are general representations of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to touch and handle objects. The employee frequently stands or walks.
• The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Office setting, with sustained use of a computer.
• The noise level in the work environment is minimal to moderate.
• Maintains personal/professional competency and works to create an environment of courtesy, respect, enthusiasm, and a positive attitude in all interactions both internal and external to the organization.
United Way of Central Indiana's team is evaluated on the following core competencies:
• Thinking Strategically
• Stakeholder Experience
• Effective Communication
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