Donor Relations Associate

Catholic Charities – Diocese of Toledo is seeking a full-time Donor Relations Associate in our Development division.

Duties include: Managing contacts in agency fundraising software; identifying major donor prospects for discovery work, prospect research and development opportunities; establishing strategic stewarding opportunities through the monthly donor program; establishing strategic stewarding opportunities with all donors to increase contribution levels; creating appeal letters and thank you letters; working with outside contracting agencies and third-party vendors to provide written and graphic content for development newsletters; and assist in creating development promotional tools.

 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with 3-5 years of support experience in a fundraising capacity. Solid verbal and written communication skills, strong software platform skills, and high level of attention to detail required. Must maintain a current driver’s license, with the ability to travel within the Diocese of Toledo. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word required. Ability to learn and effectively use agency fundraising software. Ability to work flexible hours; some evening and weekend hours may be necessary. Must successfully pass background check.

 

Catholic Charities serves the poor, speaks out for and assists the neglected and forgotten, while respecting and promoting life from beginning to end and nurturing and supporting individuals and families. Please submit a resume to: ytertel@toledodiocese.org.