Full Time

Development Assistant at Legal Outreach

Fields: education, youth, law, fundraising, communications

Location: Queens, NYC

About the Organization: Legal Outreach is a college preparatory organization whose mission is to change the educational trajectory of urban youth from under-resourced communities and facilitate the pursuit of higher education by using legal and educational programs as tools for fostering vision, developing skills, and enhancing confidence. Legal Outreach has been recognized as one of the top college access organizations in New York, and across the country. We have been awarded the American Bar Association Alexander Award for Excellence in the Diversity Pipeline, and have been recognized as one of the top performing college access programs in New York City by Root Cause Social Impact Research.

About the Position: Legal Outreach is building a development team to support the expansion of our very successful programs. The Development Assistant will work with the Development Coordinator to implement social media strategy on a daily basis, and to track and research donor and grant information. The Development Assistant will also track contact information for public relations, and draft thank you cards and letters, and in general support donor communications. The Development Assistant will print and prepare materials for development meetings, and in general provide support for the Executive Director and development team.

Special Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Proficient at excel and Google Sheets (experience with Salesforce a plus)
  • Prompt communicator (efficiency more important than flash)
  • Detail-oriented (introverted tendencies a plus)
  • Able to demonstrate examples of successfully organizing a complex matrix of details in a professional or academic context
  • Able to adapt quickly to evolving tactics in the implementation of organizational strategy
  • Estimated Salary: $30,000 – $35,000 + benefits (health Insurance, vacation)

    Deadline: ASAP / Not Given

    Apply Here:
    Legal Outreach

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