The Development Coordinator role is an opportunity to join a strong Chapter team and work closely with the Executive Director, Outreach Director and local leadership, regional teams and an outstanding group of volunteers to increase the reach and impact of the Chapter.
This position will coordinate, execute and expand a variety of the chapter’s fundraising events and community engagement programs with the goal of building and strengthening relationships with new and existing volunteers and donors.
Minimum of 2-3 years of fundraising experience or relevant business/volunteer experience.
Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs is required and experience with relationship management software is preferred.
Ability to interface with all levels of staff and volunteers.
Experience with management of volunteers and events.
Must have a general understanding of fundraising and organizing community initiatives.
Effectively able to multi-task, establish priorities and work in a fast-paced environment. Highly efficient in time management and can meet deadlines under pressure.
Excellent organizational and project management skills.
Must be a self-starter while also being collaborative and an amazing team player!
Ability to travel locally required. Occasional overnight travel as needed.
Evening and weekend work required as needed.
Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience required.
JDRF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Internal Number: REF767E
JDRF is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. JDRF’s goal is to progressively remove the impact of T1D from people’s lives until we achieve a world without T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners and is the only organization with the scientific resources, policy influence and a working plan to bring life-changing therapies from the lab to the community. As the largest charitable supporter of T1D research, JDRF has invested nearly $2B in research over the past 45 years and is sponsoring scientific research in 17 countries worldwide. For more information, please visit http://www.jdrf.org.