Development Assistant-Flexible Position Full-time or Part-time
February 26, 2018
Part Time - Administration
4 Year Degree
Watkinson School, offering inventive teaching to Hartford and surrounding communities since 1881, seeks a Development Assistant. The successful candidate for this position will work directly with the Director of Development to support and strengthen the fundraising program at Watkinson School. This flexible part-time or full-time position requires experience with event planning and coordination, facility with social media and strong skills in managing data and working with systems. The Assistant plays an administrative role in stewarding donors and assists in a variety of development functions and projects, as well as taking on other school-wide administrative tasks.
Applicants should come with great interpersonal and organizational skills, a sense of humor, strong oral and written communication, careful attention to detail and enthusiasm for working in a dynamic environment as a key member of an effective team.
Successful candidates will have two to four years of working in an administrative capacity with development experience a plus. Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree preferred.
Watkinson School is an equal opportunity employer and an open and affirming community. We seek candidates of diverse backgrounds. This position commences immediately and is a year-round position. If interested, please send a letter of application, resume, and two letters of recommendation.