A 28 hour a week position for a detail oriented person with a good sense of humor who can juggle multiple tasks under time pressure and who wants to work at a school with a creative and cooperative environment.
The successful candidate will have relevant non-profit fundraising experience and strong interpersonal skills to interact courteously and effectively with co-workers, students, faculty, parents, volunteers, donors, and board members. In addition the candidate will have a commitment to The Foote School’s mission and an interest in being involved in our community through participation in school-wide activities and events.
We are deeply committed to diversity and an inclusive curriculum and community. We actively encourage applications from candidates with broad and diverse backgrounds and from individuals of all races, nationalities, and beliefs. We seek candidates who have a clear interest in being part of a community that challenges prejudice and is committed to diversity and inclusion.
Share responsibility for overseeing and maintaining the donor database
Enter gift/income data in constituent database
Assist in preparing and mailing acknowledgement letters, thank you cards, receipts as well as other correspondence
Run database queries, exports, quarterly and annual reports, and additional reports as needed, as well as data extraction
Assist in production and sending of appeal mailings
Participate in the planning, preparation and implementation of special events and activities
Work with Finance Department to ensure accurate reporting of unearned and earned revenue
Assist with other special projects as needed
Minimum one to three years in non-profit fundraising preferred
Excellent oral communication skills to gather and impart information
Computer proficiency to use a variety of computer software including a constituent database, google documents, Excel, and Powerpoint
Ability to manage time effectively
Individuals interested in being considered for this position should send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
Letter of interest
Two letters of recommendation
List of three references
Thank you for your interest in The Foote School!
About The Foote School
A coeducational school for students in Kindergarten - Grade 9 that reflects its motto, "Gladly will I learn and gladly teach" throughout its strong and varied curriculum. Seventeen-acre campus near downtown New Haven and Yale University.