Hours: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Location: 515 S. Haven Street, Baltimore, MD 21224
Department: Development/Marketing & Communications
Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, a well-respected state-wide organization, seeks a Development Specialist to join a robust and fast paced team. This position, located in Baltimore, MD is a part of a strong and growing Development team, with opportunity for personal and professional growth. Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, Inc., a premier provider of services to the aging, is committed to providing nutritious meals and support services to homebound individuals. Our dedicated staff and volunteers prepare and deliver over 1,000,000 nutritious meals per year, and offer support services including grocery shopping assistance, companion visitors, pet food delivery and care management to help our clients remain living safely and independently at home. For more information, please visit www.mealsonwheelsmd.org.
Primary Responsibilities and Duties:
Provides administrative support to the Development/Marketing & Communications department, including accurate donor data processing, timely updating and maintenance of the Raiser’s Edge donor data base, generating timely acknowledgements, reports and mailing queries, and assisting in donor relation activities to support the organization in reaching fundraising goals.
Provides support for all annual and special fundraising events through attendance, acting as a representative of MOWCM at community/fundraising events. Updates and maintains GuideStar and other online profiles. Participates in developing and implementing team strategies to grow new donors, recurring donors, online giving, e-solicitations, personal fundraisers and other giving opportunities. Shares proofreading and reviewing of materials to ensure consistency and correctness with team
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
High-level organizational skills, data entry skills, attention to detail, confidentiality, thoroughness, decision-making, independence, analytical, results-driven, high/positive energy level. Proficient computer skills, including demonstrated competencies in databases, Raiser’s Edge, Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, and Adobe. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and proven professional customer service on the phone or in-person. Adaptable, dependable and self-motivated with an ability to set priorities, perform under pressure and execute all tasks, whether working independently or as a team member. Ability to meet the demands of being on schedule and on time, learn new information and skills quickly.
Bachelor’s degree in development, business, or related field and minimal 2 years of experience in database management, annual fund or donor relations. Experience in supporting fundraising strategies and creating and implementing large team-based projects.
Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland Benefits include:
Health insurance, vision and eye care, life insurance, short-term disability insurance, 401k with company match and discretionary contributions, mileage reimbursement, and much more!
Please forward your cover letter and resume in PDF format to JobOpportunities@mowcm.org
Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland is an equal opportunity employer.