Development Assistant

Job: DA Category: AdminContact: Human ResourcesEmail: [email protected]

WJCS is currently seeking a full time Development Assistant to work in White Plains, NY. Under the general supervision of the Chief Development Officer, the Development Assistant will provide administrative support to the Development Department, participate in all fundraising activities including donor relations, marketing and communications, direct mail appeals, volunteers, board management and special events.


In this position the selected candidate will maintain accuracy of donor tracking systems and manage donor database; assist with planning and executing special fundraising events; process donations, prepare acknowledgement letters; support website maintenance; collaborate with the finance department to produce financial reports and support financial reconciliation and perform basic administrative duties.


The ideal candidate will have a college degree with 1-3 years' experience in a professional office setting; experience in data management; excellent problem-solving ability; comfortable with researching solutions independently to provide best options to key stakeholders. The selected person must be computer literate; proficiency in database management and Microsoft Office, particularly Excel. Experience in a fundraising data system a plus.


At WJCS we value our employees, their contributions, and their growth. We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it every day in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded throughout our system. We value you, your growth and your contributions.

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your resume with cover letter to Human Resources via e-mail, [email protected]

Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax is 914-421-9066.

Visit our home on the web at www.wjcs.com. WJCS is an equal opportunity employer.

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