Development Specialist - Roxbury Community College
Roxbury Community College
Location: Roxbury Crossing, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 137053
Location: Roxbury Crossing, MA Category: Staff Posted On: Mon Sep 20 2021 Job Description:
The Development Specialist reports directly to, and works closely with, the Executive Director of Development on a wide variety of administrative and executive duties, special projects, and initiatives involving the RCC Foundation, College grants, and alumni. The Development Specialist is responsible for assisting in the planning and coordinating projects from initiation to completion.
Maintain database for potential donors, donors, and alumni.
Assist with purchases for the Foundation and department.
Plan and coordinate meetings and events for the Foundation, alumni and department.
Support the solicitation of donors.
Work with department and marketing to maintain social media presence as appropriate.
Assist in the process of awarding scholarships to students.
Assist with grant applications.
Research potential donors and grant opportunities
Be knowledgeable about all areas on campus and new initiatives in order to best identify opportunities and to represent the College at events as appropriate.
Other related duties as assigned.
Supervision Received: Executive Director of Development
Supervision Exercised: May supervise student workers and/or event staff
Ability to manage confidential student, personnel and financial information
Demonstrated ability to manage relationships with colleagues and stakeholders
Ability to successfully multi-task and manage various project elements simultaneously
Experience in database management including use of Sales Force, Razor's Edge, or Donor Perfect.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills; superior presentation skills a plus.
Excellent computer and technology skills
Demonstrated sensitivity to, and understanding of, diverse socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds.
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This is a full-time non-unit professional position. All candidates must have legal authorization to work in the U.S. All offers of employment at Roxbury Community College are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check. Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates.
As an employee of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts you are offered a great career opportunity influencing a wide-spectrum of services to the diverse populations we serve. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits which you should consider towards your overall compensation. Including but not limited to:
Reasonable Health, Dental and Vision Plans
Low cost basic and optional life insurance
Retirement Savings: State Employees' Pension and a Deferred Compensation 457(b) plan
Twelve (12) paid holidays per year and competitive Sick, Vacation and Personal Time
Compensation: Starting salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Roxbury Community College is an urban, public, 2-year College serving a diverse community including people of color, recent immigrants and nontraditional populations. The College mission is to facilitate student success in achieving educational goals through the delivery of high quality transfer and career programs. RCC strives to honor traditional commitments, and to be responsive to new challenges and insights through workforce training, ESOL and community education.