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Posted: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 12:02 AM


Park51 is seeking a dynamic Donor Relations Coordinator. The Donor Relations Coordinator is responsible for maintaining donor giving information; assisting with fundraising appeals; coordinating logistics for development events; communicating with and stewarding donors; and supporting the leadership team in all individual donor fundraising activities. Candidate must be a strong multitasker, have outstanding communication, interpersonal, and research skills, work well under limited supervision and be extremely organized. Prior experience in a nonprofit fundraising position is preferred, but not required. This position offers exceptional opportunity for growth for the right candidate interested in nonprofit fundraising and donor relations.

Position Requirements:
Include, but are not limited to the following:
Maintain donor relationship management database, including updating donor records, compiling biographical information, data entry, and pulling reports/queries
Process incoming gifts and ensure that gifts are accurately recorded and thanked
Coordinate donor mailings, including direct mail appeals
Track pledges and monthly gifts to ensure on-time payment
Analyze donor giving patterns to increase donor retention, upgrading, and conversion rates
Assist with individual donor stewardship including acknowledgement letters, thank you cards, donor appreciation gifts, and other communications via phone and email
Assist with preparation of the annual report and other reports to donors as needed
Coordinate logistics for fundraising events, such as local and national house parties, donor cultivation events, and annual fundraisers
Conduct research on donor prospects and other acquisition strategies to expand donor base nationally

Education and Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree
1-2 years' experience in the nonprofit field, preferably in fundraising
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Highly organized and acute attention to detail
Able to multi-task and meet deadlines
Fast learner
Solid computer literacy and skill in using the internet for research
Analytical and comfortable working with databases
Comfortable working independently and in a team environment
Commitment to the mission of Park51

To apply, please include a cover letter with your resume to

Indicate the job title “Donor Relations Coordinator” in the subject line. Only those applicants who meet our requirements for this position will be contacted.

Park51 is an equal opportunity employer interested in expanding the diversity of its staff.

• Location: Manhattan

• Post ID: 141460862 newyork is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018