Position Summary: The Development Operations Manager will work as part of a dynamic Advancement team to manage and optimize the fundraising and development operations that are crucial to the success of the organization.
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Serve as the main point of contact for all development initiatives
Oversee and maintain systems for all gifts and prospects, campaign progress; run development reports
Support all gift processing, solicitation, acknowledgement, and invoicing efforts across campaigns
Manage direct mail solicitations
Manage capital campaign final phase in producing acknowledgments, plaques, bricks, and donor wall
Manage development and campaign information on school website
Manage and support all development events with an emphasis on the Annual Fundraiser
Act as the liaison for Parent Teacher Council events, volunteers and communications
Serve as the main customer support point of contact for all development initiatives
Manage alumni relations program including communications, events and engagement opportunities
Oversee department events
Support the Advancement team communications efforts
Provide support to the Admissions team for all recruitment and enrollment activities as needed
Support the Advancement department with other duties as assigned
Qualifications and Skills:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact with multiple constituencies
Strong customer service ethic and exceptional judgment
Results-oriented and able to effectively prioritize work in a dynamic environment
Familiarity with website management, and managing, maintaining and manipulating CRM database
Some evening and weekend work
Bachelor’s Degree required, 2-4 years of experience
Knowledge of Jewish community, culture, heritage and traditions
Energetic team player with a positive attitude.
How to Apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume. As a condition of employment, all applicants must successfully pass a criminal background screening.
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About BERNARD ZELL ANSHE EMET DAY SCHOOL
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School (www.bernardzell.org) is an independent Jewish day school for the 21st century where academic purpose, collaborative learning, and deep commitment to humanity develop engaged, confident learners and compassionate leaders for a stronger, more vibrant community and world. A pluralistic community day school, Bernard Zell welcomes students and families of varied religious beliefs and observance. The school combines Jewish learning and tradition with the best of innovative educational practice in a challenging and nurturing learning environment.