Development Associate (Santa Barbara)

compensation: A compensation package will be offered based on experience and qualifications. Benefits package includes: full health insurance coverage including dental & vision, generous personal time off (PTO) and holidays, and eligibility for a retirement plan.
employment type: full-time
non-profit organization

The FUND FOR SANTA BARBARA is a nonprofit community foundation advancing progressive social change by strengthening movements for social, political, economic & environmental justice in Santa Barbara County. Founded in 1980, the FUND FOR SANTA BARBARA has been at the leading edge of progressive philanthropy on California’s Central Coast for nearly 40 years, serving as a grant-maker, technical assistance provider, convener, resource center and model to other foundations. Since its founding, The FUND FOR SANTA BARBARA has awarded over $6 million in grants to more than 1,000 projects.

For complete details visit: https://www.fundforsantabarbara.org/joinourteam/


The Fund for Santa Barbara is seeking a dynamic individual to join our staff and provide strong development support to the Executive Director and coordination of development related events. This individual will have the following qualities:

• A strong commitment to the mission and philosophy of the Fund for Santa Barbara
• Exceptional organizational and communication skills
• Previous development / fundraising experience in the nonprofit sector
• Detailed administrative experience in a complex, fast-paced office environment
• Ability to manage multiple deadlines and thrive in a highly social environment
• Strong project management and prioritization skills and the ability to set and achieve realistic goals
• Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to effectively engage with donors
• Experience recruiting, supervising and working with volunteers and diverse populations
• Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with others
• Detailed knowledge of and demonstrated proficiency in the use of office suite software, such as: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
• Strong computing skills in utilizing one or more database programs, and social media tools
• Desire to learn new systems and technology and incorporate them into the Fund's operations in both our Santa Barbara and Santa Maria offices
• Valid driver’s license, car insurance, a reliable car, and mobile phone

For complete details visit: https://www.fundforsantabarbara.org/joinourteam/
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post id: 6960421769


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