Development Assistant

DESCRIPTION OF POSITION

A Kid Again of Northern Ohio is looking for a part-time (24-hours per week) energetic, out-going, self-motivated Development Assistant.

This compassionate, professional, organized, self-starter will report to the Executive Director and assist in all things fund development.  Duties will include research potential donors (corporate foundations, family foundations, etc.), donor database management/entry/reporting, donor acknowledgments. This individual will also play a major role in the chapter’s largest annual fundraiser by being responsible for all aspects of the silent and live auctions. Duties will include; identify and procure unique, high-end auction items/experiences, work with mobile bidding program/provider, and manage the entire silent auction the evening of including set-up, managing volunteers, interacting with guests. Other responsibilities include providing support for peer to peer fundraisers, and other internal and external fundraisers.

Candidate must have strong computer skills and be proficient in Word, Excel, data entry. Nonprofit experience, Raisers Edge/NXT knowledge and practical experience a plus.

A Kid Again exists to foster hope, happiness, and healing to families raising children with life-threatening illnesses.  We do so by providing, fun-filled, cost-free year-round Adventures throughout the year such as Cedar Point, Cleveland Indians, Cavs games, the Zoo, and The Goodtime III to name a few.  Siblings and parents are included because when illness strikes, it strikes the entire family.

For more information about A Kid Again go to www.akidagain.org or email resume and or questions to cbucknell@akidagain.org.  Please, no phone calls.