Development & Events Coordinator
The Development and Events Coordinator assists in identifying, soliciting, acknowledging, and stewarding annual and special-gift prospects and donors in addition to helping to coordinate all Development and Educational Events. Incumbent provides support in database creation and management for multiple Williams Institute development and educational programs. This position will expose the incumbent to all aspects of the development process, including identifying new donor prospects (both individual and corporate/foundation), stewarding donors, coordinating and planning development and educational events, drafting proposals and reports, and maintaining and running reports from donor records.
Incumbent reports to and receives general direction from the Director of Development & the Associate Director of Development. Incumbent is expected to work collaboratively, to display flexibility in taking on a range of tasks designed to promote the financial sustainability of the Institute, to exercise a considerable degree of independent judgment, creativity and initiative in the performance of the job duties of this position, and to possess an understanding of fund-raising priorities, terminology and approaches. In addition to the Director of Development, the Development & Events Coordinator will work closely with the Associate Development Director and other, pertinent Williams Institute staff.
The Williams Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sex, disability, height, weight, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, gender identity, marital status or veteran status in employment.