CascadiaNow! seeks a Development Manager to support our growth as we pursue grants and cultivate relationships with our supporter base. The successful candidate will be dedicated to a culture of philanthropy and will appreciate the value of a healthy database.
Maintain Little Green Light database, including regular imports of charitable gifts and merchandise sales.
Support fundraising campaigns for CascadiaNow! and its affiliated projects.
Research foundations and manage grant applications.
Coordinate the board of directors’ role in fundraising and supporter cultivation.
Establish development workflows and collaborate on a 2016 development plan.
2+ years experience managing a database
Grantwriting experience or training
Experience working with nonprofits
Experience working independently while managing multiple projects or relationships
Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Strong customer service values
Ability to be flexible and positive in a dynamic work environment
Familiarity with Cascadia and/or bioregionalism
Experience managing volunteers or interns
Experience working or living with diverse communities
12 hours/week with the potential to grow
Biweekly staff meetings and an otherwise flexible and independent work schedule
$25 starting hourly wage
Eligible for all employee benefits as they become available
Send resume and a cover letter detailing your interest in the position to CascadiaAD@gmail.com with "Development Manager" in the subject line. Applications accepted through Friday, September 25, 2015.