Development Services Coordinator

WMU Foundation

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
WMU FOUNDATION
BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

JOB TITLE: Development Services Coordinator
COMPANY: WMU Foundation
STATUS: Full-Time Equivalent (37.5 Hour Work Week)

POSITION OVERVIEW:
Responsible for performing core development functions to help the WMU Foundations reach its strategic goals.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Donor Base Management:
• Responsible for processing all incoming donations and generating acknowledgments.
• Responsible for donor relations engagement strategy.
• Tracks, analyzes, and reports donor trends to WMU Foundation staff for development purposes.

Grants and Scholarships process:
• Responsible for gathering applications and endorsements as well as verifying qualifications for grants and scholarships.
• Tracks and organizes applications for submission to the WMU Foundation board for review.

Development with External Shareholders:
• Initiates and develops relationships with stakeholders, including churches, groups, and associations.
• Represents WMU Foundation at various state WMU annual meetings.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor’s degree preferred. Or; three to five years in related field.
• Interpersonal skills, critical thinking, reviewing and analyzing data.
• Excellent communication, writing, organizational, and multi-tasking skills.
• Computer proficiency using database software, and Microsoft Office applications.
• Knowledgeable of WMU, preferred.

If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to Human Resources:

• Email: hr@wmu.org
• Fax: (888) 968-6383
• US mail: 100 Missionary Ridge, Birmingham, AL 35242

Resumes are kept in our applicant database for 12 months.

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