Job Title: Senior Development Associate
Reports to: Associate Director of Development
FLSA Status/Hours: Non-Exempt/Full Time
A Place Called Home is a dynamic, non-profit youth and community center in South Central Los Angeles. APCH provides educational programs, counseling, mentoring, music, dance and art classes, fitness and health and wellness opportunities. As youth participate in our programs, they discover interests and talents and develop a better sense of themselves and their place in the world around them. Our goal is to increase the likelihood that youth will stay in school, pursue higher education, attain viable jobs, and become active community members capable of making positive change in the world in which they live.
Under the direction of the Associate Director of Development, who reports to the Director of Institutional Giving, the Senior Development Associate serves as lead database manager, maintains contributor records, tracks reporting requirements, develops foundation reports and manages donor stewardship.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Senior Development Associate will perform the following duties and meet the following expectations:
Donor database administration:
Stewardship and grant reporting:
To perform this important job successfully, the Senior Development Associate must be able to fulfill all of the elements of the Job Description to the highest standard, and be able to work well with colleagues in a high energy, collaborative environment with open communications. The ideal candidate will embrace the APCH culture of a learning organization and strive to constantly improve upon systems and services for the benefit of employees and our constituents; and will be demonstrably committed to their own ongoing personal and professional development. All employees are expected to contribute to ongoing growth and improvement in their departments via excellent job performance. Additionally, you are expected to speak up if you become aware of deficiencies and needs; and to offer solutions and make suggestions for improvements in your purview areas. Likewise, because each employee and each department is integral to the entire APCH community, we expect that as you focus on your area, you will also consider the big picture and the overall mission of the agency, and communicate with the appropriate individuals if/when you become aware of problems and/or have suggestions for ways and opportunities to make APCH stronger and better. Together, we can continue to take APCH to even higher levels of excellence and service to the community.
Technical and Performance Skills
Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills
Ability to Multi-task
Dedicated to excellence
Strong Organizational Skills
Microsoft Office Skills
Bilingual (Spanish/English) Preferred
Physical and Mental Demands
A Place Called Home provides a safe, nurturing environment with proven programs in arts, education and wellness for the young people in South Central Los Angeles to help them improve their economic conditions and develop healthy, fulfilling and purposeful lives.