Job Summary: The Development Coordinator manages Development Office community activities and events as it relates to grants, donor support, and increasing organizational visibility.
Coordinates and manages a wide range of activities that support the development goals of the Site and assists in cultivating and stewarding donor relationships.
Plans, organizes, and implements special events to secure sponsorships, cash donations, in-kind contributions, and to maximize revenue to meet development fundraising goals.
Prospects and solicits corporate or other external sponsors and capitalizes on fund development opportunities.
Provides leadership to board members to foster relationships and achieve fundraising goals; identifies suitable vendors and negotiates contracts and agreements for special events.
Prepares a wide range of written event materials including funding proposals, program descriptions, reports, letters, and acknowledgments.
Manages the grant process within the Site including researching, identifying, and procuring grants and other potential funding sources which align with the organizational mission and strategic goals.
Prepares reports on development activity, maintains development hard copy and computer files, coordinates events, and prepares appropriate letters for specialized donor correspondence as part of managing community outreach activities.
Builds and maintains donor relationships, engages donors and prospective donors in an appropriate manner, and manages prospects.
Maintains contact and creates networking within the community; performs donor identification, cultivation, and stewardship and responds to donor inquiries and requests for assistance.
Processes, prepares, and records all donations daily, maintains donor record, and initiates donor research.
Documents development activities and interactions in the Donor Database.
Serves as a role model in carrying out the Father Flanagan's Boys' Home mission.
Directs all activities towards the fulfillment of the Boys Town mission
Directs all actions to reflect the values and principles of Boys Town
Establishes and maintains an environment that encourages teamwork, collaboration, and ethical behavior
Maintains regular, reliable and predictable attendance
Supports other members of the management team and their work
Other Duties: This job description incorporates the essential functions and duties required for this position. However, other duties may be required and assigned at times and as determined by a supervisor in order to meet the needs of the organization
Knowledge of fundraising and special events.
High level of professionalism, customer service, and interpersonal skills.
Excellent critical thinking, analytical, and problem solving skills.
Strong computer skills in Blackbaud CRM and Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with individuals at all levels in the organization and with external business contacts in an articulate, professional manner while maintaining necessary degree of confidentiality.
Ability to build and sustain trust to facilitate successful, professional relationships.
Ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and multi-task while maintaining quality standards.
Knowledge of the Boys Town Model.
Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Marketing, related field, or equivalent.
1 to 2 years of experience including marketing, public relations, donor cultivation, or event planning; nonprofit experience in donor relations is preferred.
Experience with fundraising data management programs (Blackbaud CRM) is preferred.
Available to travel to events and work evenings and weekends as needed.
About Boys Town:
Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.
Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.
Date Posted: 5/11/2022
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
Since the opening of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, the hospital has been internationally recognized as a leader in clinical and research programs focusing on childhood deafness, visual impairment and related communication disorders. We have developed national medical programs that are now instituted in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Today, the hospital offers a broad range of clinical services, including ear, nose and throat services at the Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute, general pediatric care with Boys Town Pediatrics, and orthopaedic, internal medicine, pediatric gastroenterology, allergy, asthma, pediatric pulmonology, behavioral health, audiological and ophthalmologic care.
The hospital has expanded to offer surgical and clinical services at two Omaha locations: 555 North 30th Street in Omaha and 14000 Hospital Road on the campus of Boys Town, Nebraska.
Boys Town National Research Hospital has assembled national leaders in research who are making important contributions in the areas of genetics, hearing, language, vision and speech disorders. Applying these findings with new technologies, distance learning and the exploration of ne...w research frontiers, the opportunities for new medical diagnoses, evaluation and treatment discoveries are endless.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Boys Town National Research Hospital is dedicated to providing leading edge clinical care, pioneering translational research and improving the lives of children and their families through applied technology and educational outreach programs. The hospital annually serves more than 40,000 children and families from across the United States.