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100 Main St
DescriptionThis is a non-profit volunteer opportunity for 3 months.
Organize activities to raise funds or otherwise solicit and gather monetary donations or other gifts for an organization. May design and produce promotional materials. May also raise awareness of the organization's work, goals, and financial needs. Candidates must have excellent verbal communication, written communication, and sales ability.
Candidates will be outbound calling/ recruiting local business and community leaders through telephone sales to volunteer/participate in a local fundraising event. Candidate must have a friendly and professional speaking voice with strong phone etiquette skills, positive and energetic attitude, and strong desire to meet goals and commitments.
Take initiative to build relationships with potential funders including individual community donors.
Generate new ideas and business opportunities to increase fundraising and fund development to meet and exceed revenue goals.
Establish an ongoing fundraising program to support the work Develop an annual fundraising plan and budget.
Develop revenue and expense reports for all fundraiser events after the event is completed.
Takes the full responsibility to lead in initiating, planning, and implementing all necessary activities, in a timely manner, to ensure that program goals and objectives are accomplished.
Skills & Qualifications
Ability to independently initiate projects and activities.
Good client interactions skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Excellent time-management skills with the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication, as well as negotiation skills.
Able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.
Ability to maintain client confidentiality.
Knowledge of computers and Word, Excel, Power Point, and Publisher.
Good leadership skills with the potential for further development.
Understanding of budget control, expenses, and allocations.
Knowledge of developing a fundraising plan.
Attentive to details.
Dedication, motivation, drive, ambition, and commitment to the job at hand.
Must have the skills and potential to excel in this position.