Position available: fundraising coordinator

The No More Deaths personnel committee invites applications for the following paid position. Please submit the application online before the deadline.

Application deadline
June 4, 2017
Term of service
Start July 1, 2017. Half time: 20 hours a week. To be reviewed after six months.
Job definition
No More Deaths is seeking to hire a paid coordinator to support our fundraising efforts. Applicants should be living in Tucson or willing to relocate to Tucson. With support from long-term No More Deaths volunteers, the coordinator will build capacity and explore new strategies to raise funds in support of NMD’s mission, as well as maintain systems of organization, manage communications, and complete administrative tasks as directed by the fundraising working group.
The fundraising coordinator will work with the fundraising working group, media/publishing teams, and NMD working groups to:

  • Track donor trends and cultivate relationships with major donors
  • Assist with public-facing communications (social media, brochure and presentation materials, merchandise, appeals, and other messaging) as they relate to fundraising
  • Support event organizing, tabling, and outreach efforts by volunteers
  • Respond to inquiries on the NMD fundraising email account and phone line
  • Administrative tasks as assigned by the working group
  • Explore and complete fundraising-related outreach to new groups and communities of supporters
Desired skills
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Adept at creating and maintaining organizational systems
  • Familiarity with and commitment to NMD’s work and mission
  • Experience with Salesforce database or ability to learn
  • Some social-media skills
  • Experience with fundraising. This could include online/peer fundraising, crowdfunding, student organizing, grassroots fundraising, event planning. Professional experience is not required.
Contract conditions
  • Monthly salary of $800
  • Transportation and other expenses related to NMD work will be reimbursed
  • Personnel team will meet with the volunteer on a monthly basis (or as needed) to provide ongoing support and feedback during the time of service

Thanks for your interest in this position!