Groton School seeks a motivated self-starter candidate for the position of Information Services Manager in the Alumni Affairs and Development Office (AA&D). Founded in 1884, Groton School is a coeducational, primarily residential secondary school for eighth through twelfth graders located 40 miles northwest of Boston in Groton, MA.
The Manager is responsible for oversight of the school’s development operations in support of all fundraising and engagement efforts. Overseeing internal development office operations, including fundraising software, data quality, management of gift processing and acknowledgement, financial reconciliation, end-user training, and database report writing. Working closely with members of AA&D on all data related department activities including updates, improvements, and policy and protocol to the database system and providing administrative support to the department. The Manager serves as the development team’s liaison with the Business Office and Technology team.
Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree or equivalent; demonstrates full understanding of the capabilities and functions of relational databases; possess strong computer skills, including working knowledge of Crystal Reports, MS Office, and Raiser’s Edge fundraising software preferred; self-starter with excellent decision-making capabilities; possess effective written and oral communication skills and organizational and interpersonal skills working within a team environment; excellent customer service skills; and the ability to perform calmly under pressure and with deadlines. Familiarity working in a development office is preferred.