Growth and Development Associate

Coalition for Queens (C4Q) seeks an organized, detail-oriented, and highly motivated Growth and Development Associate to provide project management and administrative support to the Executive Director and Director of Capital and Growth for fundraising efforts. We’re looking for a highly driven and resourceful individual to help build our fundraising infrastructure and develop strategies to meet both our short-term and long-term fundraising goals.

Our mission driven organization is unique in the diversity and scope of projects: building community through tech events; developing Access Code, an accessible tech education program; creating a long-term urban development plan for tech growth in Queens. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with the ability to navigate through multiple disciplines and a strong desire to build community. 

C4Q works with leading business and philanthropic organizations to build an innovative, inclusive, and diverse Queens tech community. 

Responsibilities

  • Maintain fundraising calendar by preparing renewals, reports and other key memorandum in a timely and organized manner, including but not limited to formal fundraising proposals, Board meeting documents, Annual Report editorial components, and other solicitations

  • Assist with all aspects of annual events such as the C4Q Tech Bash, end of year appeals, and other fundraising events

  • Update and maintain fundraising records and donor database; run various reports, submit requests, and schedule meetings with various stakeholders

  • Work with Director of Capital and Growth to review fundraising reports and edit acknowledgement letters; draft other correspondence as needed

  • Create and maintain files using Microsoft Office suite and Google Docs

  • Conduct prospect research and maintain prospect files

  • Serve as point person for writing, production, design and project management of organizational communications, including newsletters and social media

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Minimum one year of experience at a non-profit organization or tech startup, preferably in fundraising and development

  • Excellent writer and proofreader; attention to detail is a must

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, Google Docs, Mailchimp, and other communications software

  • Outgoing personality, ability to work with multiple stakeholders from various backgrounds

  • Capacity to quickly learn new skillsets and grow with the organization

  • Ability to work with limited supervision

  • Strong work ethic

  • Strong mission and values alignment with C4Q, and interest in technology

 

We offer a competitive salary, health, dental, and vision benefits. 

 

Interested?