Development Coordinator

Title: Development Coordinator

Description:

  • The Development Coordinator will focus on grant writing, grant reporting, and proposal preparation for operating and capital support for Silverdale Dog Park.
  • This role is also responsible for procuring fundraising event in-kind donations, event preparation support, and supporting the development department and organization in furthering its mission and meeting the overall contributed income goals of the organization.

Specific responsibilities:

  • Research funding opportunities from foundations, corporations, and government entities.
  • Work collaboratively across all departments (education, programming, finance).
  • Draft grant narratives and LOIs.
  • Prepare all necessary requirements for proposals.
  • Submit grant proposals and grant reports.
  • Manage grants calendar.
  • Help manage and process all in-kind donations.
  • Procure in-kind gifts for annual gala – Carnival.
  • Provide event assistance and preparation support for all development events, and programming events as needed.
  • Attend professional development events to remain informed on fundraising trends.
  • Answer patron inquires via phone or in-person.
  • Perform other development and marketing duties as needed to support the department.

Job Type:

  • Volunteer

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • Grant Writer: 1 year