The Rockefeller University seeks a Development Assistant I, Women & Science to join Development.
The Development Assistant for the Women and Science (W&S) initiative will provide key staff support for the programs and donors of this initiative, one among several within the Development Office. Launched in 1997, W&S is one of Rockefeller's most effective programs for making the University better known and introducing prospective donors to campus. The Development Assistant will assist the Directors of the W&S initiative in the cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of donors and volunteers, including all aspects of events planning. Administrative responsibilities include entering data, maintaining databases, running reports, tracking gifts and acknowledgements, and writing correspondence, memoranda, and reports, from draft to final stages, among other activities. The Development Assistant will also contribute to the development and production of print and digital media content and will be responsible for general office functions such as telephone coverage and lending support to other Development Office projects as needed.
Bachelor's degree required. Must have excellent organizational and communication (both verbal and written) skills, be extremely detail-oriented and accurate, and be capable of multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment. Ability to work as a member of a highly collaborative office and produce time-sensitive materials is essential. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and database experience required; experience working with fundraising software/Blackbaud CRM preferred. Previous fundraising and events experience preferred.
We offer an excellent benefits package, tuition reimbursement and a competitive salary. The Rockefeller University is located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, on a 15-acre campus, along the East River (www.rockefeller.edu/views.php).
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans.
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Internal Number: IRC23232
About The Rockefeller University
The Rockefeller University is a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry, bioinformatics and physics. The university's 72 laboratories conduct both clinical and basic research and study a diverse range of biological and biomedical problems with the mission of improving the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity.