Alliance for Climate Education – ACE
US National – Telecommute
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The Alliance for Climate Education (ACE) exists to confront climate change as the most urgent crisis of our time, threatening the health of communities and ecosystems across the globe. ACE’s mission is to educate young people on the science of climate change and empower them to take action. Since our funding in 2008, ACE has reached 3 million youth and tracked over 1 million actions.
ACE’s Development Coordinator will provide critical support for the fundraising team. Working collaboratively with the Director of Philanthropy and the Development and Program Teams, the Development Coordinator will spearhead engagement with grassroots supporters ($1 – $999), will coordinate communications for this donor group, implement campaigns and events, execute fundraising-related social media, and cultivate donors to ensure they are connected to ACE’s impact. S/he will coordinate fundraising event logistics, manage all development systems, and support the Development Team with institutional giving and reporting. In addition, the Development Coordinator will work across all ACE Teams, including Program, Finance, Operations and Human Resources to develop a Culture of Philanthropy and a Culture of Collaboration. ACE’s current annual fundraising budget is $3.2M and the Development Coordinator’s role will be essential for ACE to realize fundraising goals and move the needle on climate change.
Key Working Relationships: The Development Coordinator will have strong interpersonal and communications skills and demonstrate professionalism and warmth when interacting with: All Staff Donors Youth, Partners and other Stakeholders Vendors
Develop individual donor relations by cultivating a portfolio of donors ($1 – $999), bringing them closer to ACE’s work.
Draft the annual work plan for Development Team Systems, List Building, and Grassroots Support.
Create a draft annual budget to support the above areas of work.
Coordinate individual donor fundraising campaigns via social media, e-newsletter, personalized email notes, phone, and local, state and national giving campaigns.
Coordinate ACE’s fundraising events, including developing event communications and invitations (website, press, blogs, social media, and SMS), coordinating logistics, processing vendor payments, following up on pledges and thanking event donors in a thoughtful, timely manner.
Manage all gift processing (online, checks, EFT, cash) using Salesforce CRM.
Acknowledge all donations accurately and sincerely through email, phone and/or mail.
Provide support to the Development Team on Board development, major and institutional donor stewardship, and special projects and campaigns.
Develop and manage resources related to development systems, including moves management tracking, prospecting, income projections, and work plans.
Produce fundraising reports (monthly and annually) and reconcile giving with the Finance Consultant.
Lead and manage integrated development platforms and processes.
Participate on non-fundraising specific teams including, for example, ACE’s Program Team (collaborate and communicate across teams), ACE Core Team (share project-based priorities and cross-collaboration opportunities), Justice League (ensure ACE’s Equity Lens is utilized to consider funding opportunities and/or organizational decision-making), and Hiring Team (ensure we attract the best team members), etc.
Has a passion for ACE’s mission and our work to educate young people on climate science and empower them to take action.
Has ?woo factor? and can bring others along the FUNdraising ride.
Thrives in cross-team collaboration – appreciates having her/his hands in many projects.
Is self-motivated to manage multiple projects with thoroughness, accuracy, timeliness, professionalism, and opti…
Environmental & Green , Nonprofit & Philanthropy , Fundraising