Development Associate Young Leadership

Miami-Dade County, Florida
Mar 28, 2017
Apr 27, 2017
Development Associate Young Leadership FL
Focus Areas
Youth Development
Position Type
Full Time
Degree Level
Willingness to Travel
up to 25%
Experience Level

Development Associate Young Leadership

Friends of the Israeli Defense Forces (FIDF) – Miami, FL

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) was established in 1981 by a group of Holocaust survivors to provide for the wellbeing of the men and women who serve in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) as well as the families of fallen soldiers. FIDF is committed to providing these soldiers with love, support, and care in an effort to ease the burden they carry on behalf of the Jewish community worldwide.

Job Description

  • Identify, research, and form a strategic solicitation plan for existing as well as new donors for the Young Leadership of FIDF Miami,
  • Coordinate program goals and events for Miami Young Leadership
  • Maintain a personal relationship with Young Leadership donors in order to maximize their charitable and volunteer involvement. Establish new strategies to approach Young Leadership donors.
  • Oversee the project's brand development and marketing. Oversee website and online content development and management, social networking marketing, as well as the marketing and public relations for Young Leadership, in coordination with the National Marketing Department
  • Develop, implement and help manage all Young Leadership activities and events.
  • Undertake such other duties appropriate and if needed based on changing needs of FIDF and the role within the organization.

Educational Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. Skills and/or Experience Required: At least 5-7 years’ experience in a non-for-profit development capacity Experience coordinating fundraising events Strong communication skills Strong computer skills including: Microsoft Officer, Excel, Outlook; knowledge of Raiser’s Edge a plus. Highly organized, detailed-oriented and self-motivated Ability to work independently while also supporting a team. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.

Please email a resume and cover letter, with your salary requirements subject line “Development Associate Young Leadership Miami”

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Fundraising: 3 years