POSITION: Associate Manager of Development
STATUS: Full-time exempt
LOCATION: New York City (remote and in-person)
START DATE: Immediately
SALARY: $49,000-$55,599 (based on experience) and excellent benefits

About the Organization:

Literacy Partners strengthens families through a two-generation approach to education. With our free classes, community-based workshops, and educational media, low-income parents develop the literacy and language skills they need to succeed in today’s world. Our research-based curriculum also incorporates child development and parenting support to help parents boost their children’s early learning, school readiness, and social-emotional growth.

We are looking for an exceptional individual who believes in our mission and wants to develop skills and experience in non-profit fundraising and communication. The Associate Manager of Development will join our diverse, social justice oriented team of more 28 staff, and more than 100 interns and volunteers.

Reporting to the Senior Director of Individual Giving and working closely with the Development, Marketing & Communications Team and Chief Development Officer, this position will manage the operations and administration of activities that expand our base of financial support and grow our network of influential friends and allies.

Position Responsibilities 

● Manage Raiser’s Edge NXT database and reconciliation
● Process donor transactions and serve as first point of contact with funders
● Manage annual Bike Tour and Marathon fundraising events
● As needed, assist with events and campaigns
● Coordinate administrative tasks, including list management, and mailings
● Assist with team operations
● Assist with managing digital platforms (social media, e-blasts)

Qualifications & Experience:

● Minimum two years working in related field
● Proficiency in Raiser’s Edge
● Detail-oriented and committed to producing high quality work and materials
● Excellent project manager with a proven track record of success
● Outstanding organizational and time management skills
● Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
● Strong team player, with an ability to engage with diverse staff to gather and consolidate necessary information in a timely manner
● A self-motivated individual with the ability to excel in fast-paced work environments
● Remote working and ability to travel to office as needed
● Great sense of humor

Preferred Skills and Experience

● Experience with social media creation and execution
● An understanding of plain language writing
● Proficiency working with Constant Contact

Compensation and Benefits

Salary: Full-Time $49,000-$55,599 (based on experience)
Benefits include:
● 20 vacation days, 3 personal days, 12 holidays
● Excellent medical, vision and dental plan
● Employer-matched contributions to retirement plan

How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume (as two separate PDF attachments) to job@literacypartners.org. Put “Associate Manager of Development” with your name in the subject line. Interviews will be granted on a rolling basis until the position is filled with a start date as soon as possible. 

Literacy Partners is committed to diversity and is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employee