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Big Brother Big Sisters of the Sun Coast

26 May 2021 2:03 PM | Anonymous

Position Title: Development Associate

Job Description:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast is seeking a strong, enthusiastic Development Associate for our Bradenton office in Manatee County.

* The ideal candidate is able to contribute skills and talents in relationship engagement, relationship management, presentations, persuasion and public speaking with positive energy.

* The ability to speak and understand Spanish would be beneficial.

* Previous working knowledge of Salesforce software or similar tracking portal.

* Must have the ability to present materials to small and large groups.

* Must be comfortable asking community partners for financial support and sponsorship.

If you have at least two years of solid experience in business or community development and fundraising with proven results, this may be the position for you. Please apply to this posting with your up-to-date resume.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities, Expectations:
* Maintain and grow volunteer and financial support for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast.
* Work directly with the Lead Mentor Manager and collaboratively with Program teammates to execute recruitment presentations and recruit volunteers.
* Assist and attend agency program activities, including helping to secure donated venues, donations and additional financial support as needed.
* Work directly with a senior Development Director to learn and execute best practices for volunteer recruitment and financial support.
* Identify and secure support from individuals, corporations and organizations for volunteer and financial needs.
* Work collaboratively with VP of Communications and Marketing, Director of Special Events and Database Manager to maintain protocols and maximize results in all areas.
* Work collaboratively with Development Teammates, Community Board and Event Committees to drive the success with fundraising events.
* Attend Community Board meetings and Committee meetings to communicate needs and share reports.
* Significantly grow relationships for both volunteer and financial support with the Hispanic community. The ability to speak Spanish is beneficial with this expectation.
* Strong public speaking skills are essential to achieve expectations.
* Manage Manatee Facebook page.
* Updates Database Manager on donor/partner information and actions with detailed notes in SunForce Database. Utilize software platforms.
* Maintain flexible hours, which includes evenings and weekends.

Location: Manatee County, Bradenton office
Hours: 8:30-5:30 Monday through Friday with maintaining flexible hours that includes evenings and weekends

Education Requirements:

Minimum educational requirement: Associate's Degree is preferred
and 2-3 years of previous experience in a like role, and/or a combination of experience and education.


Jan Boram

Phone Number

(941) 303-6007



8430 Enterprise Circle, STE 140
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

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