Hillel International's Advancement Pillar’s Campaign Team is seeking a campaign associate who is excited to be part of a top fundraising team in the greater DC area. We are looking for someone who is eager to learn about the fundraising industry focusing on donor relations and fundraising support. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, organized, a team player, a problem solver, someone who takes initiative and an inquisitive thinker.
This role is based in our Washington, DC office and will report directly to the Director of Campaign Services.
-Manage donor inquiries phone and through email by providing general customer service support, accepting donations and answering questions
-Oversee donor correspondence and documentation, including producing all acknowledgement letters, pledge reminders and tribute gift notifications
-Serve as the primary liaison between the Advancement and Finance teams at Hillel International and the local Hillels in North America and internationally
-Participate as a core member of the Campaign Team to support Hillel International’s annual campaign goals
-Provide support for Hillel International’s Planned Giving program including tracking and reporting of incoming commitments and gifts
-Learn and maintain high level knowledge of Salesforce Nonprofit Success Package (NPSP)
-Support in backend operations of Advancement Pillar events
-Play a crucial role in gathering, sharing and reporting on donor related information with key programmatic teams across the organization
-Serve as the key administrator of donor database creating and maintaining constituent records
-Opportunities for special projects as needed
What You Do Well
-Manage multiple projects simultaneously with high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
-Work as a problem solver with a self-starter and inquisitive mentality and attitude
-Provide excellent donor services to both internal and external partners
-Strong written and verbal communication skills
What You Bring To The Job
-Strong analytical and problem solving skills
-High level of proficiency with PCs and Microsoft OS, Excel, Word, Outlook
-Eagerness to learn and develop new skills
-Experience in fundraising or customer relationships preferred
-Commitment to maintain confidentiality and a high degree of accuracy in constituent records
What You'll Get Out Of It
-Hillel offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plan, life insurance, Long Term Disability (LTD), Flexible Spending Plan, generous vacation/sick time, and parental leave
-Competitive salary in the non-profit marketplace with salary range of $45,000 - $50,000
-Great professional development, mentoring, and skill building opportunities
-Independent and hands on work in an exciting environment
What We're About
Hillel International is the largest Jewish campus and community-based organization in the world serving the college-age population. Working with hundreds of thousands of students globally to help Jewish students make an enduring commitment to Jewish life, learning and Israel, Hillel serves students at more than 550 colleges, universities and communities. Hillel meets all of these students during this most formative time of their lives and engages, educates and inspires these future leaders to make an enduring commitment to Jewish life, learning and Israel. This position is part of the Global Leadership team which is the main fundraising department of the organization.
About Hillel's Charles And Lynn Schusterman International Center
Hillel's Charles and Lynn Schusterman International Center (SIC) which has multiple offices throughout the world including in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Chicago, New York and Jerusalem, helps local Hillels in the areas of institutional advancement, strategic planning, leadership development, fundraising, talent, fiscal administration, student engagement and communications.
Hillel is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an accepting and inclusive environment for all.