Are you passionate about shaping the future of America’s Youth?
Boys Town is c hanging the way America cares for children, families and communities by providing and promoting an Integrated Continuum of Care that instills Boys Town values to strengthen body, mind and spirit.
As our Donor Relations Specialist you will establish and maintain donor relationships through phone calls, written correspondence and face-to-face meetings, especially with regards to special events. You will perform donor stewardship, respond to donor inquiries and keep accurate updated records of all donations and files. Additionally, you will engage donors appropriately through making calls of gratitude, follow up, condolence, education, invitation, marketing, etc. As our Donor Relations Specialist you will direct all planning and implementation of special events, which includes: identifying vendors, negotiating contracts, creating event invitations, guest lists and the overall event production schedule. Having strong service orientation and commitment to working with donors enthusiastically and professionally is essential to this role.
To be considered for this unique opportunity you will need:
A two year college degree or technical college degree; Bachelor’s degree is preferred
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite (with emphasis on Word and Excel,) as well as experience utilizing Fund Raising database management programs (Raiser’s Edge experience is preferred)
Strong service orientation and commitment to assisting donors with enthusiasm and professionalism
An excellent command of the language arts in areas such as grammar, spelling, etc.
Ability and desire to engage in conversations with donors via the phone and written correspondence
Strong organizational skills and to be highly detail oriented
Ability to maintain confidentiality of information
The Boys Town mission has always been and always will be centered around creating an environment for children that includes trust, discipline, emotional support and respect. At Boys Town we believe that all children and youth have the potential to become bright, productive, adjusted, loving people – a fire that burns in each of them.
Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. One of the country’s largest nonprofit, publically funded child-care organizations, Boys Town annually touches the lives of more than 400,000 boys, girls, parents and others nationwide through its highly effective services and programs.
If you are committed, passionate and feel you are qualified to take on a life-changing experience please apply at www.boystown.org/careers .
Boys Town is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, who participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, veteran’s status, or any other classification as required by applicable law. If you have a disability and need an accommodation as part of the application process, please contact us toll-free for assistance at 1-877-639-6003.
Boys Town - 21 months ago