Are you passionate about helping local community leaders access funding? Do you thrive in an environment where you can use your research, communication, and customer service skills to support donors and nonprofits around the world?
GlobalGiving is looking for a Strategic Giving Associate to join our team. This position reports to the Manager of Strategic Giving and sits within GlobalGiving’s Growth Team. We have a casual work atmosphere where everyone’s input and ideas are valued. We’re committed to work-life balance and offer everyone opportunities to learn, experiment, and grow. Since creative, enthusiastic employees are our most valued resource and the basis for our success, we take great care in how we attract, hire, and support our employees for a successful career. If you care about collaboration, curiosity, communication excellence, and continuous improvement, this position is right for you.
The Growth Team has a goal of creating meaningful connections with donors and drive funding toward our community of nonprofit partners. You will be responsible for helping to ensure major donors are supported, information is recorded and updated, and related administrative tasks as identified. You'll have the opportunity to work with a diverse group of donors, philanthropic agents, global nonprofits, and internal partners.
A successful candidate will be intensely curious, never miss a chance to Google a person to learn the name of their dog, and appreciate learning more about people. You find it easy to keep your tone warm and thoughtful, whether it’s over email or on the phone. You have an instinct for understanding your audience and how to best interact in order to create a delightful experience. You are confident in interacting with new people in a professional manner. You go the extra mile to help a teammate, find the last piece of the puzzle and love a well organized spreadsheet or project plan.
In this role, the Strategic Giving Associate works with the Growth team to maintain current relationships with major donors, cultivate and close new donations benefiting our thousands of nonprofit partners around the world as well as support GlobalGiving’s operations.
The Strategic Giving Associate will be responsible for streamlining processes, data management, donor research and support. The Associate will have the ability to multitask, prioritize, work across teams, and be flexible and willing to work on a wide variety of tasks.
In this role, you will will work on a variety of projects and tasks such as:
For our team to be a great fit for you, the following qualifications should resonate with you:
Salary range: $50k-$55k
Benefits include flexible work hours, hybrid work options, five weeks of paid time off per year, professional development opportunities, and a meaningful job where you can go home at night and say, "Today, my work helped more than 700 kids get their essential health and educational needs met." (One of many true stories.) And of course, we've also got you covered with benefits like health care, dental/vision, paid family leave, paid sabbaticals, commuter benefits, and 401K.
This is a full-time position reporting to the Manager of Strategic Giving. This role can either be based in GlobalGiving’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. or operate remotely. If you intend to apply as a remote-worker, be prepared to speak about your experience with remote employment in the recruitment process and your ability to primarily work at times that overlap with US/Eastern Time.
In efforts to safeguard the health of our employees and their families, GlobalGiving requires all employees to adhere to the GlobalGiving Vaccination Mandate policy upon their start date. New employees will be required to be fully vaccinated upon their start date, if expected to work from the office. New employees working remotely who will have occasional contact with the office and/or co-workers will also be required to be fully vaccinated.
Applicants must reside in the United States. Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they have legal authorization to work in the United States for the duration of the position. GlobalGiving does not sponsor employment visas.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.