JOB POSTING: Development Associate Neighborhood Trust seeks a Development Associate to play a vital role in our rapid growth as a nonprofit financial services innovator. The Development Associate will join our External Relations team and take the lead on institutional grants, with two main areas of responsibility: a) produce content for grant submissions and reports; and b) manage the grants pipeline to meet all deadlines. The Development Associate will also conduct prospect research.
The Development Associate will report to the Deputy Director of External Relations and play an integral part in raising philanthropic capital from private foundations, government entities and individuals. The ideal candidate must demonstrate outstanding communication skills, strong writing abilities, a can-do attitude, and a passion for Neighborhood Trust’s mission.
ABOUT NEIGHBORHOOD TRUST Neighborhood Trust’s mission is to empower low-income individuals to become productive participants in the U.S. financial system and achieve their financial goals. Neighborhood Trust serves nearly 6,000 clients each year and is regarded as an industry leader in the financial inclusion field. Today we are cultivating our model as a scalable social purpose venture that encourages financial services innovation.
For more information visit: neighborhoodtrust.org.
Grant Writing & Reporting
Generate content for grant proposals and reports
Create new collateral and customize existing text for grant proposals
Liaise with other members of the team to gather and format relevant data
Update development pipeline in Salesforce with relevant correspondence and deadlines
Meet deadlines. Manage all aspects of grant/report submission to submit final product on time
Prospect Research & Analysis (as needed)
- Bachelor’s degree
- 3-5 years related work experience
- Outstanding written communication skills
- Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and deliver under pressure
- Knowledge of nonprofit fundraising operations
- Team player who can work autonomously and produce results in a group
- Passion for Neighborhood Trust’s work
SALARY Commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package offered.
Please submit the following items to firstname.lastname@example.org and include “Development Associate” in the
email subject line: resume; relevant writing sample; cover letter that explains your qualifications, interest in the position
and organization; available start date; and salary expectation.