POSITION: Development Administrative Coordinator
LOCATION: Great Hearts Arizona Home Office
REPORTS TO: VP of AZ Development
EEO Classification: Professionals
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
Status: Full time
Annualized Salary: $40,000
Great Hearts Academies is a nonprofit charter management organization (CMO) that operates classical preparatory K-12 public charter schools. Our academies cultivate the minds and hearts of students through the pursuit of truth, goodness and beauty.
We currently serve over 15,000 students in 29 schools through Arizona and Texas and are dedicated to serving new communities with our liberal arts model of public education and restoring excellence to American public education. We proudly prepare students for success at the best colleges and universities in the nation, but see our larger purpose as producing great-hearted graduates that are prepared to be intellectual, moral, and engaged citizens.
Great Hearts Academies’ primary goal is to graduate thoughtful leaders of character who will contribute to a more philosophical, humane and just society. As our national network grows, we will offer this opportunity to more families and educate more great-hearted graduates, serving as a catalyst for reforming public education. Additional information can be found at http://www.greatheartsamerica.org/ .
The AZ Development Coordinator will serve as the lead coordinator of all administrative tasks associated with various campaigns related to Major Gifts, Capital Projects, Special Events, Foundations and corporate giving. Efficiently process records for gifts and other high volume data entry. Responsible for utilizing fundraising best practices to meet with prospective major donors in order to cultivate relationship leading to future gifts of support. 15-20 donors as assigned.
Duties & Responsibilities
Qualifications, Competencies & Strengths
Education/Certification: Bachelor’s Degree preferred or equivalent experience in an administrative role, preferably with a development/fundraising organization.
Experience: One year of administrative or non-profit support experience.
Type of fingerprint clearance: Must possess or obtain valid Arizona Department of Public Safety fingerprint clearance card.
Physical functions: Requires but is not limited to standing, sitting, repetitious hand and body movements, bending, squatting, and reaching. May be required to move or position equipment up to 15 pounds approximately.
Travel required: Occasional errands as it pertains to the coordination of the Major Gifts team needs.
This description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions, it does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
Great Hearts Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.